Admissions

Class Descriptions

Class Information for 2017-2018

FBDS is in session Monday through Friday from late August until late May. Each school day begins at 9:00 am and concludes at 12:00 pm.  Early stay is available each day beginning at 7:55 am.  Late stay is available Tuesday through Friday from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm.  Extended stay is available each day until 5:30 pm.

Infants

Children must be 8 weeks by September 1 to enroll in the infant classes. The options are: two days (Tuesday/Thursday) or three days (Monday/Wednesday/Friday) or five days (Monday-Friday). Infant classes have a 6:2 student-teacher ratio for the young infants and a 8:2 student-teacher ratio for the older infants.

Toddlers

Children must be one by September 1 to enroll in the toddler classes. The options are: two days (Tuesday/Thursday) or 3 days (Monday/Wednesday/Friday) or 5 days (Monday-Friday). Toddler classes have a 10:2 student-teacher ratio.

Two-year-olds

Children must be two by September 1 to enroll in the twos. The options are: two days (Tuesday/Thursday) or five days. Two-year-old classes have a 12:2 student-teacher ratio.

Looping Twos and Threes

Children must be two by September 1 to enroll in the looping class, which is 3 days (Monday/Wednesday/Friday).  The children stay with the class for 2 years.

Three-year-olds

Children who will be three by September 1 may enroll in the three day classes (Monday/Wednesday/Friday) or five day classes (Monday-Friday). The classes have a 17:2 student-teacher ratio.

Four-year-olds

Children who will be four by September 1 may enroll in the three day classes (Monday/Wednesday/Friday) or five day classes (Monday-Friday). The classes have an 18:2 student-teacher ratio.

Five-year-olds

Children who will be five by September 1 may enroll in the Fives. The classes meet until 12:00 pm on Monday and until 2:00 pm on Tuesday – Friday.