Welcome To The De Soto Early Childhood Center!

To enroll your preschool-aged child in

 Little Dragons, please call Mina at

 636-586-1040, EXT 0.


We still have a few spots open in our half day classes!



The De Soto Early Childhood Center is a DESE accredited preschool boasting modern facilities, student-friendly centers, and a great faculty of ambitious teachers ready to give young De Soto students the best preschool and early childhood experience.

The cost for 3-4 year old half day classes is $70.00 per month (2 days per week)
The cost for 4-5 year old half day classes is $130.00 per month (5 days per week)
The cost for 4-5 year old full day classes is $260.00 per month (5 days per week)
(There are some restrictions on the full day classes)

DeSoto School District does not provide transportation to our regular education students.

DESOTO LITTLE DRAGONS

SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST

2018-2019


(2) CONTAINERS OF BABY WIPES

(1)  1 ½ “ THREE RING BINDER (SOLID COLOR)

(1) SPIRAL NOTEBOOK (SOLID COLOR)

(1) CONTAINER OF CLOROX WIPES

GIRLS: (3) ROLLS OF PAPER TOWELS & (1) PK GALLON BAGGIES

BOYS: (2) BOXES KLEENEX & (1) PK SANDWICH OR (1) PK QUART BAGGIES

(1) FULL SIZE BACKPACK (LARGE ENOUGH TO HOLD A BINDER AND A CHANGE OF CLOTHES*)

*please send a complete, seasonally appropriate outfit to school (to remain in backpack) in case of accidents (top, bottom, underwear, socks).

Please note: If your child wears diapers/pull-ups, the parent/guardian MUST supply those and wipes needed for their student (in addition to the supplies above).





Recent News

This Friday, 9/21/18, is Homecoming.  Although Little Dragons will not participate in the parade, please make sure you watch the parade with your child!  1/2 day classes will NOT be in session on 9/21. Full day classes WILL be in session but will release at 12:15 PM. Please make the proper arrangements so your child is picked up ON TIME.



Head Start is no longer housed in our building.  To reach Head Start please call 636-614-0770.


Our "Lending Library" is now open!  Please feel free to take a book or magazine to read to your preschooler, school-aged child, or for yourself!  You may return the item later or keep it!  We always accept gently used book donations. Please utilize our library to encourage your child to explore with their imagination through reading a book!

"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child."
~Dr. Seuss



Upcoming Events

WELCOME TO SPIRIT WEEK!  HERE ARE ALL THE DETAILS:
MONDAY 9/18: CHARACTER DAY
TUESDAY 9/18: CRAZY HAIR AND SOCK DAY
WEDNESDAY 9/19:  FAVORITE SPORT/HAT DAY
THURSDAY 9/20: PJ DAY 
FRIDAY 9/21: GREEN AND WHITE DAY 
SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT BY WEARING YOUR DESOTO SHIRT 

TAILS WITH TALES WILL BE VISITING SOON!  DON'T FORGET TO TURN IN YOUR PERMISSION SLIP!  THIS IS A FUN WEEKLY VISIT WITH A CERTIFIED THERAPY DOG!
tailswithtales@comtrea.org

FIREFIGHTERS VISIT ON MONDAY 9/24 AND TUESDAY 9/25
ALL FAMILIES ARE WELCOME!

​ALL INVOICES HAVE BEEN SENT HOME AND SEPTEMBER TUITION IS NOW DUE

"TOUR DE SOTO" FIELD TRIP FOR FOUR YEAR OLD CLASSES IS
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 28
TURN IN YOUR PERMISSION SLIP ASAP

No events available.

Quick & Helpful Links

https://app.seesaw.me

www.dese.org
 
www.jfcac.org

www.dhhs.gov

www.comtrea.org


OUR TEACHERS:

KELLEY BUNCH ROOM 5 636-243-2532
BUNCH.KELLEY@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

KIM GRAHAM  ROOM 4  636-243-2528
GRAHAM.KIMBERLY@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

JULIE LEFTWICH  ROOM 6  636-243-2536
LEFTWICH.JULIE@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

VICTORIA MCCLANAHAN  ROOM 7  636-243-2540
MCCLANAHAN.VICTORIA@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

LAURIE MICKA  ROOM 12  636-243-2552
MICKA.LAURIE@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

LAURIE MINICKY ROOM 3 636-243-2524
MINICKY.LAURIE@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

MICHELLE MULLINS ROOM 20 636-586-1040
MULLINS.MICHELLE@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

BECCA SNEAD ROOM 11 636-243-2548
SNEAD.REBECCA@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

SUSAN SPRUELL ROOM 21 636-586-1040
NISWONGER.SUSAN@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

CORIE VALLE ROOM 8 636-243-2544 
VALLE.CORIE@DESOTO,K12.MO.US
fb.me/CorieAndTammie

OUR THERAPISTS:

CHARLENE MAGGARD SCHOOL NURSE ROOM13 636-586-1040
MAGGARD.CHARLENE@DESOTO.K12.MO.US 
https://docs.google.com/a/desoto.k12.mo.us/document/d/1XT5BGwX2333VuoVpQ58LK9yAZLPoZ9c19GbI0qn7gF8/edit?usp=drive_web


OLIVIA RICHARDSON SPEECH & LANGUAGE  ROOM 9 636-586-1040
RICHARDSON.OLIVIA@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

MINDY GLIDEWELL  LANGUAGE  ROOM 9 636-586-1040
GLIDEWELL.MINDY@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

SHELLEY SCHLUETER PHYSICAL THERAPIST ROOM 10 636-586-1040
SCHLUETER.SHELLEY@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

MARLEE FRIEDMAN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST ROOM 10 636-586-1040
FRIEDMAN.MARLEE@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

To enroll your child in Little Dragons, you will need the following documents:
  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Records
  • Proof of Residency

These documents may be faxed to 636-586-3320

Please call Mina at 636-586-1040 EXT. 0 and make an appointment.

This will expedite the enrollment process.

NEED RECORDS? CALL CAROL AT 636-586-1040 OR EMAIL AT 
BOURGEOIS.CAROL@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

NEED OUR TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT? CALL KAREN AT 636-586-1040 OR EMAIL AT 
ROBINSON.KAREN@DESOTO.K12.MO.US

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