Lansing Christian School is pleased to offer childcare on the LCS campus. Little Pilgrims provides care to children ages 3-5 from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday-Friday. Little Pilgrims is for parents who want a smooth transition for their child from part-time preschool and kindergarten to daycare and for parents who are looking for a Christian-based childcare provider. Children enrolling in Little Pilgrims should attend regularly each week. Little Pilgrims does not provide drop-in daycare.
For a letter with more information from Little Pilgrims director, Leslie Haidamous, click here.
Absences: If your child is sick or will miss daycare, please call the elementary office at 882-5779 and let us know.
Accident Procedure: In case of a serious accident, the parent will be contacted immediately. Proper medical attention will administered until the parent arrives to assess the situation. The emergency card will be our source for contacting parents or other designated adult in case of serious accident.
School Closing: Daycare will be closed on days that LCS is not in session. In the event that our school is closed due to snow, icy conditions, etc., we will notify the following radio and TV station by 6:00 am if possible. Smile FM 88.1, HOME FM 89.3, WMMQ FM 94.9, WJIM FM 97.5, WJIM AM 1240, WFMK FM 99.1, WITL FM 100.7, WILX-TV channel 10, WLNS-TV channel 6, WSYM-TV channel 47.
7:30am -7:55am Arrival
7:55am -8:00am Transition to preschool
8:00am -9:00am Activity of choice
9:00am -9:20am Prayer, snack (provided)
9:20am -10:00am Structured activity/arts and crafts
10:00am -10:45am Outdoor/gym time
10:45am -11:15am Circle time, transition from preschool, prayer
11:20am -11:50am Lunch (may be purchased or brought from home)
11:50am -12:00pm Transition to preschool
12:00pm -12:30pm Story time
12:30pm -1:00pm 20-30 minute movie to transition to rest time
1:00pm -2:30pm Rest time
2:30pm -3:00pm Clean up/transition home/after school care
3:15pm-3:45pm Snack (provided)
3:45pm-5:00pm Activity of choice/outdoor/games, arts and crafts
Sample fee schedule:
Indicate which days/times this child will be in daycare:
|7:30am – 3:00pm
(days enrolled in preschool)
|7:30am – 6:00pm
(days enrolled in preschool)
|7:30am – 3:00pm||x$28=|
|7:30am – 6:00pm||X$35=|
|Full Time, Mon-Fri, 7:30 am – 6:00 pm||X$155=|
|Weekly Total for 1st Child =|
To Enroll an LCS Preschool/Kindergarten Student or a child from a family already attending LCS in Little Pilgrims
Complete the Little Pilgrims emergency contact card, health form, and registration form and submit to the LCS Main Office.
To Enroll a Child from a family not yet attending LCS in Little Pilgrims
1. Complete the family application.
2. The elementary principal will then review the application, and determine acceptance.
3. Upon acceptance, complete the Little Pilgrims emergency contact card, health form, and registration form and submit to the LCS Main Office.