Preschool Prep Class

  • Class Overview

  • Preschool Prep Class

    The preschool-prep program enables very young children to become acquainted with and comfortable in a school environment. Parental involvement in this program is essential to a smooth transition to the school experience. 

    • Emphasis on developing personal and social skills
    • Creativity fostered and encouraged
    • Individual attention in a small-class setting
    • Warm and friendly environment for learning to separate from parents
    • Age:
      Must be 2 by class start
    • Days:
    • Time:
      12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Class Size:
      10 Children
    • Adults in Classroom:
      Teacher, Assistant Teacher, Co-op Parent
    • Cost:
      (Tuition rates are reviewed annually and are subject to change.)
      $50 / month
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  • Teachers

    • Irelynn Dunn
      Lead Teacher/Director

      Irelynn Dunn

      Lead Teacher/Director

      Irelynn is graduating from UMBC this fall with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a certificate in Early Childhood Education. She earned her 90 hour Preschool Child Care Certificate in 2019 and will be licensed to teach pre-K through 3rd grade this fall. Over the past four years, Ms. Irelynn has been involved in early childhood education through teaching, mentoring, and working with young children. Mentoring is a huge part of her identity! In addition to teaching, Ms. Irelynn enjoys coaching youth volleyball. She is looking forward to her first year as Lead Teacher/Director at WLCN!

    • Tamara Heffner
      Assistant Teacher

      Tamara Heffner

      Assistant Teacher

      Tammie joined WLCN in the fall of 2015. Her son attended WLCN in the 4-year old class, so she is very familiar with the co-op environment. Miss Tammie has four years of experience working with special needs children at a daycare center in Virginia. She has actively volunteered at her children’s schools, and she worked as a substitute teacher for her daughter’s elementary school in Texas. Miss Tammie has a certificate in Surgical Technology from Northern Virginia Community College.

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