• Frequently Asked Questions about the Arcola Play School

    1. Will this program provide day care for my child?
      No, this program is 2 1/4 hours 3 times a week. It is designed to aid in the development of kindergarten readiness skills.
    2. Will Methacton School District provide transportation?
      Parents must provide transportation to and from play school.
    3. May I sign up for only select days of the program?
      Children in the program are encouraged to be consistent with attendance 3 days a week for the full school year.
    4. How many children are involved in the program?
      16 children will participate in the play school.
    5. How are the children selected for this program?
      Children are accepted on a first come, first served basis.
    6. What is the cost of the program?
      There is no tuition charged for the program. Parents are encouraged to contribute the consumable items like glue and crayons.
    7. My niece lives in a neighboring school district; may I enroll her in the program?
      Children must reside in the Methacton School District to participate in the play school.
    8. May I visit the play school setting and talk with the teacher?
      You may e-mail Mrs. Whiston at
      kwhiston@methacton.orgto arrange a visit and ask more questions about the program.
Last Modified on July 21, 2014