Curriculum and Schedules

2017-18 Schedule Options

Half Day Options

Days Times Ages Cost
M/W/F AM 8:30-11:30 3,4,5 yrs old $280/mo
$2,520/year
M/W PM 12:30-3:30 3,4,5 yrs old $187/month
$1,683/year
T/TH AM 8:30-11:30 3 and young
4 year olds only!
$187/month
$1,683/year
T/TH PM 12:30-3:30 3,4,5 yrs old $187/month
$1,683/year

Full Day Options

Days Times Ages Cost
M/W Full Day 8:30-4:30 3,4,5 yrs old $326/month
$2,934/year
T/TH Full Day 8:30-4:30 3,4,5 yrs old $326/month
$2,934/year
Friday morning care* 8:30-1:00
(pick-up before nap)
3,4,5 yrs old $91/month
$819/year
*only available for children enrolled in the M/W or T/TH full day class

Sample Daily Schedule and Activities

HNP’s curriculum supports the development of the whole child and is seasonal, place-based, experiential, child-directed and developmentally appropriate for children ages 3-5. HNP’s curriculum and activities include:

  • Outdoor exploration and play
  • Dramatic play
  • Art, music, and movement
  • Math and language experiences and games
  • Opportunities to develop large and small motor skills
  • Environmental education and science activities

Sample Daily Schedules

Half Day Classes

T/TH AM Class T/TH PM Class
8:30 am Arrival and free play in the classroom 12:30 pm
9:00 Circle time 1:00
9:30 Wash hands and bathroom break 1:30
9:45 Snack – indoors or outside 1:45
10:00 Bathroom break and get dressed to go outside 2:00
10:15 Outdoor play 2:15
11:30 Pick-up time 3:30

Full Day Classes

8:30-9:00 am Flexible arrival time
8:30 Free play indoors
9:00 Circle time
9:30 Morning snack time
9:45 Bathroom break
10:15 Outdoor exploration and/or free play
12:00 pm Bathroom break
12:15 Lunch time
12:45 Nap / rest time
2:45 Afternoon snack time
3:00 Bathroom break
3:15 Outdoor exploration and/or free play
3:30-4:30 Flexible pick up time
4:30 Final pick up time