Headwaters of the Assiniboine
Town of Preeceville
Preeceville Nursery School
The Preeceville Nursery School is located in the Preeceville Rec. Center and run by a parent board. The 2016-2017 board members are:
President Calla Erickson, Vice President Leslea Hanson, Treasurer Shantelle Descalchuk, Secretary Dani Volpatti and Director Kristy Belous.
Fundraising co-ordinators are Calla Erickson and Leslea Hanson. Teacher is Mrs. Lori Newton. Questions can be directed to Lori at 306-547-8745. Classes for three-year-olds are Tuesday and Thursday from 9 am to 11 am. Classes for four-year-olds are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 pm to 3:30 pm. Nursery School runs from September to May.
To be eligible for classes, students must be 3 years old as of the start date and must be potty-trained (no pull-ups). The Nursery School curriculum incorporates play, imagination, fieldtrips and learning centers as preparation for kindergarten.
The Town of Preeceville has a Kindergarten to Grade 12 school, established in 1912, with an enrollment of 290 students. The building consists of 15 classrooms, gymnasium, library, science laboratory, computer rooms, home economic lab, music room, art room, band room and access to industrial arts.
The school offers many extra curricular activities and after school sports such as soccer, basketball, badminton, volleyball, curling, track, football, drama, yearbook and travel club. In addition to the regular academic subjects, the high school offers electives such as driver education, band, and home economics.
The school day begins at 8:50 am with the morning bell and ends at 3:10 pm with the dismissal bell. Lunch is now from 12:15 pm to 12:45 pm. The elementary students still get two 15-minute recesses in a day, while the high school students get none.
If you walk the halls and classrooms of Preeceville School you will be in awe of the technology in use. There is wireless internet throughout the school. Near the main entrance of the school there are two video screens that show the day’s activities, the week’s activities, and pictures of past events in the school. Each classroom is now equipped with a laptop and a smartboard. The Preeceville School has embraced other technologies as well, such as document cameras and voice recognition software.
The doors are always open, come on in and see how the school is "Serving Students First".
Check out the Preeceville School website, or follow it on Twitter at @pvilleschool.