T.O. Smith Elementary Preschool Program

3295 Gramercy Ave.
Ogden, UT 84403
801.839.3385 

 


LEARN, GROW & THRIVE IN YMCA PRESCHOOL

This full-day program provides a fun and structured environment that strengthens each child's language, math, physical, literacy, social, and emotional skills. The program follows a research based curriculum to prepare children to enter elementary school ready to achieve and excel at learning, and creates an exciting and enjoyable day for your youth. We offer a 5 Day full-day Preschool option for youth 3-5 years old.

Monday - Friday: 8:15 am - 2:30 pm    

 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT: T.O. Smith Students Show Significant Development in the 2017-2018 School Year!

Students in the YMCA Preschool Program at T.O. Smith Elementary School demonstrated significant academic and physical development as measured by the Curriculum-Based Assessment (CBA).The two student groups of 3 and 4 year olds have different developmental standards and are assessed on level. The results revealed the students made substantial progress as measured by the CBA. Overall, the 4-year old student group showed a 103-point developmental proficiency gain, from 37 to 140 points. Of the 3-year olds tested on the CBA in the T.O. Smith program, students achieved an overall 55-point gain in developmental proficiency on the Utah’s Early Childhood Core Standards. The students showed a remarkable progress in each of the developmental areas: oral language development, phonemic awareness, alphabet knowledge, pre-writing skills, book print knowledge, math, social-emotional development, and motor skills.


TEACHERS

Preschool Lead Teacher: Yazmin Sanchez
Preschool Assistant Teacher: Susana Ruiz
Preschool Instructional Coach: Alison Hunt

EARLY CHILDHOOD DIRECTOR

Heather Shaffer
801.839.3385
hshaffer@ymcautah.org

 


PROGRAM FEES

Full Cost: $500 per month

 

REGISTRATION

Registration must be completed at least 48 hours prior to the start of the program you wish your youth to attend. Your teacher will then call you to arrange an orientation. 

To register, complete this Form (Espanol) and the Additional Required Forms and return them to any of the following: 

  • weberfamily@ymcasaltlake.org
  • 575 Lockwood Drive, Ogden, UT 84404
  • Site Coordinator for your selected site and program
  • Online Registration Coming Soon!

 

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

The YMCA is committed to ensuring that all families have access to high quality programming the Y is known for. Through the support of donors, we are proud to be able to work with families to make sure that cost is not a barrier to participation. Interested families are encouraged to talk with our staff. To learn more call [801-839-3385] or complete this Form (Espanoland return to weberfamily@ymcasaltlake.org with proof of income.

 

HEROES MILITARY PROGRAM RATE

Active duty military families may be eligible to receive our HEROES program rate. Click here to learn more.
 

PARENT RESOURCES

Parent Handbook