Frequently Asked Questions
What are your ratios? Young Toddlers are 1:4 (adult to child), Older Toddlers are 1:6, and Preschool is 1:10.
What are your staff qualifications? In addition to fulfilling the basic requirements for early childhood educators, many of our staff hold credentials and BAs in education and child development. We support the T.E.A.C.H. program and Registry Credentials. Big Oak provides a minimum of 25 hours of continuing education opportunities, including CPR/First Aid training annually.
What are your parental involvement expectations? We have a parent board, and several key committees that require parent participation. We schedule two work days each year, at which time parents are asked to rake leaves, paint, and do minor handy-work.
Do you offer drop-in or part-week care? We do not offer drop-in or part-week care. We do offer part-day, A.M. or P.M. slots five days a week.