Welcome to Fort Mill Preparatory Cooperative Preschool!



Annual Calendar

Updated monthly and subject to change!

                                                                               FMPCP  2016-2017

January 2017
Monday, January 2             FMPCP CLOSED New Year’s Holiday
Wednesday, January 11       Pajama Day
Friday, January 20             FMPCP CLOSED for Teacher Conference

February 2017
Saturday, February 4         Parent/teacher Work Day 9am - 1pm
Thursday, February 9         Pajama Day
Friday, February 10            Valentine Sweetheart Lunch at noon (Grandparents Invited)
​Tuesday, February 14th       Dental Health Day (Dental Asst. to do a program with 2-5 yr olds at 10 am)

March 2017
​Monday, February 27-Friday, March 2    Dr. Seuss Week/Read Across America
Monday, February 27                           Crazy Hat Day
Tuesday, February 28                          Wear Red & White Day
Wednesday, March 1                            Foxiest Socks Day
Thursday, March 2                              Pajama Day
Friday, March 3                                  Wear you clothes Inside-out Day
Friday, March 17                                  Celebrate St. Patrick Day - WEAR GREEN

April 2017
Wednesday, April 5                   Teddy Bear Portraits (Infants, ones and twos and part time children)
Thursday, April 6                     Teddy Bear Portraits (threes, fours & fives, siblings and part time children)
Friday, April 7                            Spring Fling @ Fort Mill Prep
Saturday, April 8                     Parent Work Day 9 am - 1 pm
Wednesday, April 12                 Pajama Day
Friday, April 14                       FMPCP CLOSED for Good Friday (teacher work day)
Monday, April 17                      FMPCP CLOSED Easter Monday (Holiday)
Saturday, April 22                   Earth Day Celebration   
April 24 - 28                           Week of the Young Child
Friday, April 28th                    Annual trip to Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia- School is CLOSED on this day

May 2017
May 8 - May 12                              National Teacher Appreciation Week
Monday, May 15                             Muffins for Mom

Tuesday, May 16                            Distribution of Evaluations- conferences scheduled​
Saturday, May 13                           Pre-K Graduation and lunch picnic 10 am - 12 pm @ Pineville Park
Tuesday, May 23                            Pajama Day
 Date TBA                                     Strawberry Picking field trip for Pre K 2
Monday, May 29                             FMPCP CLOSED Memorial Day (Holiday)
Tuesday, May 30th                         SUMMER CAMP STARTS

June 2017
Thursday, June 8                              Pajama Day
Monday, June 19                               Donuts for Dad

July 2017

Monday July 3rd & Tuesday, July 4     FMPCP CLOSED for Independence Day

Wednesday, July 19th                        Pajama Day

August 2017 
Monday, August 18                      All new school year paperwork due by this date  ​(Form 2900, food program application, tuition  agreement)

Monday August 28                       First Day of 2017-2018 School Year 
Monday, August 28                      6 pm- Parent orientation for one's and two's
Tuesday, August 29                     6 pm- Parent orientation for threes
Wednesday, August 30                 6 pm- Parent orientation for four's and five's
Friday, August 31                        Pajama Day

September 2017
Monday, September 4                  FMPCP CLOSED Labor Day (Holiday) 
Saturday, September 9                Back to School Bash  10 am - 12 pm (make & take craft, game room, photo booth, lunch)
Tuesday, September 12                Pajama Day  

October 2017 
Friday, October 6th                  Bring in items for clothing swap- Swap Friday afternoon &  Saturday, Oct. 14th
Saturday, October 7th              Parent Work Day 9 am - 1 pm 7 Clothing Swap

Tuesday, October 10th              Pumpkin Picking Field Trip- Black's Peaches and Cotton Belt Bakery, York SC (parental supervision and transportation) 

Wednesday, October 18              Pajama Day
​Saturday, October 28th             Happy Harvest Trunk or Treat 10 am - 12 pm
​Monday, October 31st                10:30 Transitional Kindergarten- visit to The Haven Assisted living & field trip to Krispy Kreme for a free donut

                                               (dress up in costumes) 

Tuesday, October 31st               Fall Party @ 3 pm (costumes encouraged) NO masks or scary costumes and must be preschool age appropriate   ​

                                               CANDY MUST BE NUT FREE PRODUCTS.

November 2017 ​
Thursday, November 2      Distribution of Evaluations 4pm-6pm (conferences scheduled at open house if desired for  the week of Nov 16th) 
TBD                                Laugh Out Loud Portraits
TBD                                Laugh Out Loud Portraits
Monday-Friday, November 13-17  Parent Teacher Conferences ​available
Thursday, November 16     Pajama Day 
Friday, November 17        Classroom Harvest Lunch 12 pm – sign up in your child’s class to bring a covered dish. 
Thursday, November 23 & Friday, November 24 FMPCP CLOSED Thanksgiving Day and day after (Holiday)​

December 2017
Dec. 4-8                        Please bring in your child's stocking for Secret Santa.
TBD                              Scholastic Book Fair 
Friday, December 8        Pajama Day and Polar Express Day
December 11-15             Each parent is to place one item/present in each child's stocking prior to Friday, December 16th  
                                    (Dollar Tree items are fine this is just for fun.)
Friday, December 15th    Holiday Program - Christmas Play performed by the Pre-K classes at 11:30 am; songs performed by 2-3 year old classes at   11:45 am and a Luncheon to follow at noon, Please sign up in child's class to bring a covered dish.
Saturday, December 16   Winter Carnival 9 am - 12 pm   
Friday, December 22 & Monday, December 25th CLOSED for Christmas

Monday, January 1st      CLOSED for New Years Day