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Message from the Director 

Our Graduation ceremony takes place on Saturday, June 23 in the Church hall.  Please make a note of your child’s class time listed below.  It will be a pot-luck affair of light snacks and refreshments. Feel free to extend the invitation to grandparents!  Sign-up sheets have been posted in the hallway; we will need to know how many people are attending, and what you plan to bring to the pot luck table. Class times are as below under events: 

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PRNS Events and Reminders
bullet June 4/5 - Scholastic orders due
bullet June 6/7 - Favorite Hat Day
bullet June 13/14 - SNACK WITH DAD 
Please RSVP on the sign-up sheet in the hall or email Holly.

Sunshine Room party times:  

  • Morning class:   9:45-10:15
  • Afternoon class:  1:15-1:45  

Rainbow Room party times

  • Morning class:  11:00-11:30
  • Afternoon class:  2:30-3:00
bullet June 18/19 - Class trip: ride around town on a school bus! 
You will need a police check to volunteer

bullet June 20/21 - Fundraiser fun:
Bring a toonie for Messy Snack Day. Money will be used to support Digba, our foster child from Sierra Leone. Details/photos to be posted in the hall in June.

bullet June 23 - Graduation

Sunshine Room party times:  
(Teachers are Denise, Laura and Dorinda):

  • 8:30-9:30 - Mon/Wed morning class
  • 10:30-11:30 - Tues/Thurs morning class
  • 1:30-2:30 - Mon/Wed afternoon class
  • 3:30-4:30 - Tues/Thurs afternoon class

Rainbow Room party times
(Teachers are Monique, Cindy, Joy and Erin):

  • 9:30-10:30 - Mon/Wed morning class
  • 11:30-12:30 - Tues/Thurs morning class
  • 12:30-1:30 - Mon/Wed afternoon class
  • 2:30-3:30 - Tues/Thurs afternoon class
bullet June 26/27 - Last days of school
Health matters FYI

No Wrong Door
Child Care operators that have a purchase of service agreement with the Regional Municipality of Durham are required to ensure staff, students and board members are aware of No Wrong Door. No Wrong Door is a green binder that should be located in all child care offices in Durham. The purpose of No Wrong Door is to make it easier for families living in Durham Region to connect with the services they want for their children ages birth to 13th birthday. No Wrong Door is also available electronically at .

EpiPen Auto-Injector Training Kit
An EpiPen Auto-Injector Training Kit is available for loan at the nursery school. It is designed to educate people with severe allergies about anaphylaxis, and to assist you in being better prepared in the event of an anaphylactic reaction. If you are interested in borrowing the kit, please ask any member of our staff. If you would like to order your own complimentary kit, visit

Asthma Action Resource Kit
Also available for loan is an Asthma Action Resource Kit. It is an excellent resource for educators and parents looking after a child with asthma. It includes two story books that you can read to your child. It is developed by the Lung Association. The Asthma Action Helpline is 1-800-668-7682, where Certified Asthma Educators are available to provide education and counselling about prevention, management and treatment of asthma.

We have children in our programs with life threatening allergies to NUTS AND EGGS. At no time is it allowable for these foods to be brought to school. If your child has consumed or come into contact with any of the above allergens (i.e. peanut butter), it is YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to ensure that you have cleaned these products off your child’s face, hands, and clothing. The families of these children deserve assurance that their children will be safe at nursery school. Your understanding and cooperation is appreciated.


Please keep us current 

  Have you moved? New home phone number? New work number? New Cell number? New Immunization? Please keep us up to date.



Contact us: 905 697 6384


178 Church Street
Bowmanville Ontario
L1C 1T9

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Our Programs
  Program age range:  
  Morning - 2 to 2.5 years.  
  Monday/Wednesday only  
 Morning - 2.5 to 5 years of age.  
  Mon to Thurs (Children can attend 2 or 4 mornings a week). 
  Afternoon - 3 to 5 yrs (pre-JK year)  
  Mon to Thurs (Children can attend 2 or 4 afternoons a week). 
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Holly’s Applesauce Cake
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Joy's Famous Playdough!
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