Les Petits Sourires Preschool is a private NYC preschool that offers innovative bilingual programs in French and English serving Upper West Side families with children ages 24 months to 4 1/2 years.
The school is open 12 months a year, 7 days a week to accommodate for busy schedules of New York families. On weekdays, the school is open from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. And on weekends, Les Petits Sourires offers as-needed drop-in care for $100 a session on Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to noon, and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Les Petits Sourires programming includes Kindergarten Preparation workshops, weekly Teacher-Parent get-together meetings, daily schedule reports, nutritious catering programs, field trips, and enrichment activities in English and French.
The school’s intimate size allows for a focused programming, similar to that of a caring family’s education programming, true to the core of what Les Petits Sourires inspiration has been, which is a small French preschool education program.
The teachers at Les Petits Sourires Preschool, which translates to “the little smiles,” believe that memories, skills, and knowledge we gain at a young age stay with us throughout our lives. Professional bilingual staff and nurturing environment ensure that children reach and surpass all of their social, emotional, cognitive, and physical milestones through a wide array of innovative teaching techniques as well as being introduced to the French Language.
Les Petits Sourires is an NYC preschool located in the New York City’s Upper West Side at 120 West 97th Street (Between Amsterdam & Columbus Ave). The school provides private tours and interviews for all interested families. There is a space for only 20 students available. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and are subject to availability.
A DAY AT LES PETITS SOURIRES NYC PRESCHOOL:
7:30 to 8:30: Arrival
8:30 to 9:00: Breakfast
9:00 to 9:15: Clean Up And Potty
9:15 to 9:45: Circle Time En Francais!
9:45 to 10:15: Let’s Count And Write En Francais!
10:15 to 10:30: Story Time En Francais!
10:30 to 11:00: Daily Enrichment Program
11:00 to 11:30: Outdoors Discovery
11:30 to 12:00: Classroom Conversation En Francais!
12:00 to 12:45: Lunch And Potty
12:45 to 1:00: Comptines (lullabies) Pour Enfants
1:00 to 2:45: Nap Quiet Time
2:45 to 3:00: Clean Up And Potty
3:00 to 3:30: Snack
3:30 to 4:00: Sensory Exploration
4:00 to 5:00: Choice Time And Teacher observation
5:00to 6:00: Meditation and Dismissal
NYC PRESCHOOL MONTHLY CHILD CARE TUITION:
FIVE DAYS (7:30-6:00): $2,475 per month
THREE DAYS (7:30-6:00): $1,899 per month
TWO DAYS (7:30-6:00): $1,550 per month
FIVE DAYS (7:30-12:30): $2,220 per month
THREE DAYS (7:30 -12:30): $1,699 per month
TWO DAYS (7:30-12:30): $1,300 per month
$100 PER SESSION 9:00-12:00 & 2:00-5:00
(Packages of 5 or more sessions are available at a discount.)