Noah's Ark Child Development Centers


Minneapolis Location



January 2015


From the Infant rooms:

Please bring in pictures of your family & pets for our peek-a- boo family boards.

From the Toddler rooms:

We are learning about winter animals this month. We have been having lots of fun on the playground!

From the Preschool rooms:

We want to give a huge thank you to all of the families that donated to the food drive in November. All the food was dropped off at the Harriet Tubman Center the day before Thanksgiving.



* Music is $24.00 this month for toddlers and the preschoolers, and $20.00 for the infants (Not Theresa’s class). You can add the Music fee to your tuition check.

* Preschool Spanish class is $30.00 for January.


Scholastic books:

Each month, your child will bring home Reading Club flyers. Together you can choose from books hand-selected by teachers and experts, and then order online or return your order form and payment to me.

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 Have a great month and always feel free to call/e-mail with any questions or concerns!




Reminders/Important Dates:       

  • Please leave a full change of weather appropriate clothes in your child’s cubby.
  • We close at noon on December 24th and we are closed December 25th.
  • We close at 4:00 on December 31st and we are closed on January 1st.



Winter fun!!




Hopkins Location


January 2015

Happy New Year!

Don’t forget to pay the new rate that went into effect on Monday January 5th.  Please feel free to email, call, or stop in the office if you are unsure of what the current rate is.

Soccer Shots class for preschoolers began last week and is now meeting on Thursdays at 8am. It is not too late to join! 

January Music class is $24.00  for all toddlers and preschoolers who are enrolled.

Please have your child here by 9:30am every day. If you are going to be later than 9:30 due to an appointment, please remember to call the center or email me by 8am.  If you arrive after 9:30 you may be denied care.

Breakfast is served daily until 9am.  If you would like your child to have breakfast, please arrive before 9am. 

As always please call us or email by 8am if you are planning on keeping your child home for the day.   

When picking up please be here by 6pm.  If you are late don’t forget to pay the teacher that stays with your child $2/minute.  Please keep in mind that we close at 6:00 and teachers expect to be walking out the door at 6:00pm. You will be charged the late fee if you arrive before 6:00pm and take 10-15minutes to get out of the door with your child.

Thank you to all of the parents that call or email to let us know in advance whether or not your child will be late or absent.

Noah’s Ark is not responsible for lost items, so please remember to label your child’s belongings.  Please avoid putting jewelry on your child that could potentially be dangerous or get lost. Teachers will remove items they feel are not safe.


We are in the process of getting a new website.  Please stay tunned for a more updated website that will be more user friendly! Thank you for your patience.


 Have a great month and as always feel free to

call or e-mail with questions or concerns.