2022.01 Newsletter

January 27, 2022 Dear Parents, We are happy to provide you with our Valentine Kit. We wanted to get this box to you so you will have time to work on this special project on multiple days.  We believe the experience of making individual Valentine’s for each preschool child will be a wonderful lesson in…

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2021.12 Newsletter

November 29, 2021 Dear Parents, We have officially started the Christmas season at Preschool. We love being with your children at Christmas time!! Preschool is quickly transforming into a Christmas wonderland with glitter flying. We are a busy, happy place full of laughter. We will be reading wonderful Christmas books and singing songs that you…

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2021.11 Newsletter

November 4, 2021 Dear Families, We were happy to see our families together on our playground! We wish you could have been here for the entire party. During the first part of our party, we had games and activities set up, including a Halloween sensory bin, obstacle course, ghost (white balloons filled with flour) toss,…

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2021.10 Newsletter

Dear Families, Fall in New Mexico is such a special time, and our preschool is a perfect place to delight in all the colors and joys of the season.  We are all enjoying our outdoor curriculum and nature experiences.  And soon we will be seeing hot air balloons in the sky around us! We started…

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2021.09.08 Newsletter

Dear Families, We begin our preschool year full of energy and excitement.  We are making new friends and enjoying preschool life as we participate in activities, songs, and stories together.  Our outside classroom is full of a wide variety of learning and play areas. The children have made floating chalk prints for their cubbie art. …

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2021.08.25 Newsletter

Dear Families, We are excited to begin our new year at Shepherd of the Valley Preschool!  It was wonderful to meet with our families during our Meet and Greets!  Our returning children look a bit older and we are delighted to have our new students join our preschool family. Our goal is to have all…

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2021.08.12 Newsletter

Dear Families, Welcome to August!! This August feels a bit like last August, but with a positive twist—we have been here before and are proud of the healthy, wonderful year we had last year. We are all excited to spend time with you during our Meet and Greet.  These outdoor visits by our playground are…

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Quilt Raffle to Support Our Preschool

In support of our Chile Fest partners: Wings for Life, Heading Home, and SOTV Preschool, we are raffling this beautiful queen-size quilt named Wonky Stars made by the Albuquerque Quilting Friends. Tickets are $5 each; 3 for $10 and will be on sale in the Gathering Space before and after Worship or you can purchase…

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March 2021 Newsletter

March 2, 2021 Upcoming Dates: March 5 NMAEYC Conference-Outdoor Experiences for Young Children March 6 NMAEYC Conference March 8 Professional Development Day-no school TBA Registration for 2021-2022 School Year begins March 22 SPRING BREAK -no school March 29 – Zoom Week TBA Spring Conferences May 20 Last Day of School Dear Parents, During March we…

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