Arrival/Dismissal Routines -Extended Play/ MMO/ 2 ½ Classes / 3’s Classes / STREAM/ Creative Classes- Enter the building on the Masonic Temple side (main office doors.) Drop off and pick-up inside the building at classroom doors. Exit on the Masonic side of the building. Please do not exit to the courtyard/playground side.4’s Classes (including Discovery Classes) / Transitional Kindergarten Classes/ Dreamcatchers – Do not enter the building. Drop off and pick-up will take place in the courtyard by the playground. Classes will line up with their teachers and enter the building as a class. On September 13th , parents and children will meet in the courtyard and go to the core class together to receive handbooks and meet the teacher. *The Playground will be available for your enjoyment from 11:30-12:15. Please enter and exit the playground on the Chestnut Street gate during this time.
Vaccinations - All staff members working with children are required to be fully vaccinated.
Mask Policy - As per NJ state guidelines and the First Presbyterian Church Covid Response Team's recommendations, all adults and children (over the age of 2) will be required to wear masks when in the building. Students will be given lanyards and will be expected to wear them with masks attached. Students will be permitted to take masks off during snack time and while playing outdoors.
Classrooms - All classrooms are equipped with HEPA filter air purifiers. Classroom materials, toys, and surfaces are sanitized and disinfected after each use. Hand hygiene will take place upon arrival, before eating or handling food, after bathroom use, after nose blowing, sneezing, coughing, etc., and before leaving for the day.
Wellness Screening - All families will be expected to complete a wellness assessment each class day. First Presbyterian School COVID-19 Symptom Checker (presbywellnesscheck.com). Show the “green screen” upon arrival. If your child is not well, we ask that you still complete the wellness check so we are aware of symptoms and reason for absence.
Quarantine requirements -
Individuals with COVID-19 compatible symptoms will be excluded until they have a negative test, alternate diagnosis, are fever free for a minimum of 24 hours without the use of fever reducing medication, are showing signs of improvement and have completed the recommended home isolation time. Please complete the wellness check online and call the Preschool Office to discuss illness or absence.
Anyone who has been exposed to COVID-19 must quarantine and must show proof of a negative COVID test to return to school. Depending on the level of contact, individuals may be excluded for 14, 10, or 7 days. Please call to speak with a Preschool office administrator for specific recommendations.
The travel advisory was lifted as of May 17, 2021. However, it is strongly recommended that unvaccinated travelers quarantine after returning from an area with high infection rates.
First Presbyterian ChurchOF HADDONFIELD
20 King's Highway East, Haddonfield, NJ 08033(856) 429-1960