Fee based enrollment for the public is 6:00-7:00 p.m. on March 2. Enroll is for SummerScope 2017, and 2017-2018 Parent’s Day Out, Kaleidoscope After-school, and K-Jr After-school.
Bring the completed enrollment form, a copy of current shot records, and the registration fee. Fee is $50 per child.
For more information, email Crystal Byrd at
Ada Sewell, PDO Program DirectorBrenda Gass, Fee-Based Ministry Assistant
The goal of Parent’s Day Out is to provide a caring, safe environment where children can learn about the world God has made. WEE curriculum is used along with an alphabet theme.
August 10 - Open House August 21 - First day of PDO September 4 - NO PDO October TBA - Pumpkin Patch November 23 - NO PDO December 18 - January 2 - NO PDO January 3 - First Day of PDO 2018 January 15 - NO PDO February 19 - NO PDO March 19 & 21 - NO PDO May 23 - Last Day of PDO *Snow days will be added, if needed
PDO follows the Norman Public Schools schedule. In the event that any of the above dates are changed, we will let you know as soon as possible. This applies to weather-related school closing as well. If NPS closes, PDO closes.
Directed and free play activities help the children learn about the world around them. Some of the daily activities include blocks, Bible stories, home-living, books, puzzles, art, snack, rest time, and play in the gym and on the playground.
Infants must be at least six months old to be enrolled. Each class is led by two loving preschool teachers. The class enrollment is as follows: Pre-Toddlers: 6; Toddlers: 8; Ones: 12; Twos: 12; Threes/Fours: 12
Parents provide a sack lunch daily for the child, we ask that the meal doesn’t need to be reheated or refrigerated. Each day, a snack will be provided related to the letter or theme of the week. Example… Letter A – Apple
Please share all allergies with the Director.
Natalie Elliot, Director
Brenda Gass, Fee-Based Ministry Assistant
Kaleidoscope After-School program is focused on serving children kindergarten to fifth grade, families and the community in providing a Christ-centered and grace-oriented environment.
Kaleidoscope After-School program is a ministry of First Baptist Church and is a private non-profit organization. Kaleidoscope provides a safe, supervised, faith-based environment for school-age children after school. Kaleidoscope is licensed with the Department of Human Services and offers a variety of self-directed daily activities with an emphasis on physical activity, socialization with peers and self-expression through arts and crafts and daily activities. We accept Pre-K through 5th grade. Our hours are 2:45 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday during the school year. Kaleidoscope follows the Norman Public School calendar which is located at www.norman.K12.ok.us.
2017/2018 Tuition Rates:Call for availability. Some routes are full, but others are not!
5 days a week - $200/month$50 Registration fee.
Payment for after school care will be due on the first of each month. Tuition paid between the second and fifth of the month will accuse $10/day late fee. A two week written notice is required for dropping from the ministry. There will be a $2 per minute late charge per child after 6pm. ALL PAYMENTS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
Kaleidoscope availability is limited to 100 children in the program and van availability is limited to 78.
Required forms will include (but are not limited to): Enrollment form, updated Immunization records and a tuition payment contract. All parents MUST complete the required forms, pay the registration fee and the September tuition at time of enrollment to be guaranteed the child is enrolled in the Kaleidoscope program.
Van transport from selected schools will begin at 2:40 p.m. Van transportation is limited and if not available at your child's school they can be dropped off at Kaleidoscope at 3 p.m. Parents are required to call in each day BY NOON TO 360-5300 if their child is not attending. If a call is not received and a child is not picked-up the parent will be notified upon return of the school van by a Kaleidoscope employee.
Currently serving the following Norman schools:Adams, Cleveland, CCS, Jackson, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, McKinley, Reagan, Roosevelt, Truman, Truman Primary and Washington
Subject to change each school year based upon enrollment.
After-school schedule (2:40 p.m. until 6 p.m. Monday -Friday.) Open only when Norman Public Schools are in session.
Gym, outside play, skating, bowling, freeplay, computer lab, arts & crafts, gameroom, movie day, homework. Homework and tutoring are offered every day except Friday which is movie day.
Children will not be released from the program, to a person other than the parent, unless they are authorized on the child information form. State issued identification will be required at the time of pick-up, as well as a call from parent.Child abuse will be reported to the proper authorities.Children’s personal belongings will be kept in the child’s backpack in the Homework Room.
If a child becomes ill or has an accident, Kaleidoscope will first try to contact the parents and if they cannot be reached we will call the emergency contacts. Kaleidoscope will not administer children’s medicines.
Positive Discipline Policy
Kaleidoscope has a Positive Discipline policy and it is available for review.
A nutritious snack will be provided daily for the children.
Amanda Rhea, Director
K-Jr. After-School program is focused on serving Pre-K, families and the community in providing a Christ-centered and grace-oriented environment.
2017/2018 Tuition Rates:5 days a week - $200/month$50 Registration fee.
All payments are non-refundable. September tuition and the registration fee are due at the time of enrollment. Payments for after school care are due on the first of each month. Tuition paid between the second and fifth of the month will accrue $10/day late fee. A two week written notice is required for dropping from the ministry
3:10 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday - Friday when school is in session. There is a $2/minute late pick up charge after 6:00 p.m.
August 17: First Day of School
September 1: No School
September 4 & 5: Labor Day/Professional Day
October 5-6: Fall Break
November 22-24: Thanksgiving Break
December 18 - January 1: Christmas Break
January 15: Martin Luther King Day (Snow Day)
February 19: President’s Day
March 19-23: Spring Break
May 25: Last Day of School
Staci Rhea, Director
Drop Off will begin at 7:00 a.m. on the second floor hallway. Arrivals after 8:30 a.m. will need to be taken directly to their classrooms on the second floor — west wing.
Pick up is between 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the Family Life Center or Room 212. Late fees will be charged for pick ups after 6:00 p.m.
2017/2018 Tuition Rates:
Full-time (one child) $1,600
Registration Fee: $50 per child
1/3 tuition due by May 1
1/3 tuition due by June 1
1/3 tuition due by July 1
Late Fees of $10 per day late, suspension after the 5th.
If fees are not current or alternate payment schedule has not been agreed upon in writing by the patron and the Executive Director after May 5, June 5, and July 5, your child will be dropped from the program.
Family Life Center, FBC Norman, 405-360-5300
FBC Norman, 405-321-1753
Crystal Byrd, Minister to Children
Parent Policies and Handbook
Payments-follow this link, then click on the Children drop down menu