Mission Statement | Classes & Tuition | Enrollment Procedure
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 | Summer Camp


Mission Statement

               St. Andrew's On the Sound Preschool is a Christian oriented program designed to promote creative, physical, social/emotional, mental and spiritual growth and development of young children.

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Classes Offered and Tuition for 2014-2015

One Year Old Classes:

One Day (Friday)
7 children: 2 teachers

Class Time     9-11:00 for the first few months, then 9-11:45

Two Year Old Classes:

TWO DAYS (Monday and Wednesday)
10 children: 2 teachers

Class Time     9-12

Three Year Old Classes:

THREE DAYS (Monday, Wednesday, Friday)
12 children: 2 teachers

Class Time     9-12

Four Year Old Classes:

FOUR DAYS (Monday-Thursday)
12 children: 2 teachers

Class Time     9-12

Tuition for the fall due on 6/10/15. Please make checks payable to St. Andrew's On the Sound Preschool and address your envelope as follows:

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church Preschool
101 Airlie Road
Wilmington, NC 28403


Catharine Hedrick, Director


Phone: 910-256-8321

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Priority Registration

Priority registration is for members of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, current students and their siblings, and children of staff members. Once these priorities are met, we will offer the remaining spaces to children according to the date in which they were placed on the waiting list.  If the classes have specific needs, selection of students is at the discretion of the Director.
For the 2015-2016 school year, tuition will be due June 10, 2015.  In order to complete the enrollment process, the following must be completed:

  • Registration fee
  • Registration form                                              
  • Copy of immunization record                             
  • Directory information                                         
  • Parent Release forms

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Preschool Calendar 2014-2015                    back to top


St. Andrew’s on–the-Sound Preschool

2014-2015 Calendar

September 2                           Tues.                    1st Day for 4 year olds

September 3                           Wed.                     1st Day for 2’s and 3‘s

September 5                           Fri.                        1st Day for 1 year-olds

September 26                         Fri.                        11:00 and 11:30 dismissal

October 31                              Fri                         11:30 dismissal

November 11                         Tues                        No School-Holiday

November 26                          Wed                        No School-workday

November 27-28                     Thur-Fri                  No School-Holiday

December 17                           Wed                       Christmas program-11:00

December 18-January 5                                        Christmas Holiday

January 5                                Mon                        Classes Resume

January 19                              Mon.                       No School- MLK Holiday

January 23                              Fri.                          No School-workday

February 20                            Fri                          11:30 dismissal

March 27                                 Fri.                         11:30 dismissal

March 30-April 3                    Mon-Fri.                 Spring Break

April 6                                    Mon.                       No School-Easter Monday

May 20                                 10:30-Wed               End of year celebration

                                                      and the last day of school

We will follow closings of the traditional Elementary public school schedule for inclement weather as well as teacher workdays and Holidays (except Easter Monday)

Currently we are full for the fall of 2015

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St. Andrew’s Preschool will offer Summer Camp open to children who will be the age of 3 or 4 as of May 31 and potty trained.  In 2015 we will offer camp on the following dates:

  • June 22-26
  • August 17-21    

Summer Camp hours are 9:00 a.m. – 12:00.    Cost is $100.00 per week

Summer Camp Tuition payments are made in advance and are first come first served.

Please bring or mail your registration form to St. Andrew's as soon as possible.

Cancellation/Withdrawal Fee – Tuition payments are not refundable.  

There are no make up days if your child misses a day.

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St. Andrew's Preschool follows announcements made on television and radio for New Hanover County Public Elementary Schools. If:

  1. New Hanover County CLOSES due to inclement weather, St. Andrew's Preschool will be CLOSED.
  2. New Hanover County has a 2 hour delay, St. Andrew's Preschool will be closed.
  3. New Hanover County has a half day schedule, St. Andrew's will close at 11:30am. Our staff has children that need to be picked up as well...

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