Preschool Blog

Spring Trip to the Aviary (2016)

14th May 2016

On May 4, 2016 Adat Shalom Preschool students in the Three’s and Pre-K classes enjoyed visiting The National Aviary in Pittsburgh. First, preschoolers enjoyed watching an interactive feeding with birds swooping overhead to grab tasty bites. Next, the students watched […]

May 2016 Preschool News

5th May 2016

We always have mixed feelings when the school year gets down to the final month, and we think about how much our children have grown. Just like the buds we see outside, our Adat Shalom Preschoolers opened up their young […]

2016 Annual Preschool Art Show

14th Apr 2016

On April 7, Adat Shalom Preschool held its annual Art Show Benefit. This casual event began with parents and preschoolers enjoying dinner and socializing with fellow preschool families, teachers and staff. Next, families perused two long, windowed hallways filled with […]

April Preschool News

30th Mar 2016

Welcome to spring! Our students will be outside daily now, except for rainy April shower days! Please send your child to school wearing outerwear that fits the morning temperatures. And update your child’s box with a change of clothes for […]

Students Celebrate Purim With Annual Parade

18th Mar 2016

On Wednesday & Thursday, March 16 and 17, our students celebrated the Jewish festival of Purim by dressing like kings and queens and marching in a jubilant parade. Students wore paper bejeweled crowns and vibrant bathrobes, play-dresses and over-sized shirts. […]

March Preschool News

6th Mar 2016

It’s amazing that March is here, and our thoughts are turning to camp, summer vacations, and the next school year already! This is an extremely busy and a very exciting month! Our ninth annual Preschool / Pasta Dinner / Art […]

February Preschool News

7th Feb 2016

Happy February! The groundhog made his prediction this month, and early spring is in the forecast! Nevertheless, please watch the weather before coming to school if it is snowy or cold. For your convenience, consider signing up for a text […]

January Preschool News

5th Jan 2016

Happy New Year and welcome back to preschool! I hope you enjoyed some extra family togetherness and wonderful holiday celebrations and are ready to swing into the new school year. January highlights include conferences for our Twos, Threes, and Pre-K […]

December News & Hanukkah Party

10th Dec 2015

On December 9 and 10, our Two’s, Three’s and Pre-K classes all enjoyed festive Hanukkah celebrations. Students, teachers, staff and families gathered together to enjoy a light lunch, Hanukkah-themed crafts and decorating delicious cookies. Please note the following dates for […]

Fun Fall Preschool Days

20th Nov 2015

Our fall days here at Adat Shalom Preschool have been filled with hands-on learning experiences, fun and friends. Two fall highlights include our annual visit to Harvest Valley Pumpkin Farm and a visit from a real fire truck right in […]