What’s New

Look at what events are happening at DCP!

Want to see the whole year on one page? Click here to view the 2018-2019 school year calendar in .pdf form.

Upcoming dates:

July 24th – 26th: Week 5 of summer

July 31st – August 2nd: Week 6 of summer

August 7th – 9th: Week 7 of summer

August 15th – 17th: Duke students come to volunteer through Project Build

August 27th – 30th: Teacher orientation

August 28th & 29th: The DCP Board hosts playground dates for classroom families to meet and play together. Be on the lookout for your invitation in mid-August!

August 30th: Parent Information Night from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (no child-care)

September 4th: Meet the Teacher drop-in from 10 a.m. to 12 noon

September 5th: First day of preschool! Tissues and Tea for parents from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

September 13th – 15th: CLOSED on Thursday, September 13th. Teachers attend NCaeyc conference in Raleigh

September 19th: Save the date! Intro to Conscious Discipline parenting series

September 26th: Save the date! Intro to Conscious Discipline parenting series

October 3rd: Save the date! Intro to Conscious Discipline parenting series

October 4th: Parent/Teacher conferences for Pollywog and Leap Frog classes. Child-care provided during conference time. Regular school day for Lily Pad Lagoon and Tadpole classes.

October 10th: Save the date! Intro to Conscious Discipline parenting series

October 13th: DCP work day. Calling all families – we’ll be working inside and out to spiff up the preschool! This is a family-friendly volunteer event from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.

October 18th: Save the date! Parent Education program brought to you by the Durham Orange Preschool Association. The speaker is Amanda Morgan with Not Just Cute.

November 12th: Veteran’s day. REGULAR school day for DCP.

November 19th – 23rd: CLOSED for Thanksgiving holiday

December 21st – January 2nd: CLOSED for Winter break

January 2nd: Teacher workday

January 3rd: School resumes after winter break

January 14th: CLOSED in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. day