Admission Policy

Priority for admission to Saint Simon Preschool is given to active families of Saint Simon Parish and siblings of children attending Saint Simon School and preschool. Appropriate consideration is given to Catholic students transferring into the parish, Catholic students from other parishes.

Age cutoff

Children must be three by the first day of school.  Children must be toilet trained before being enrolled in the program. Children aged four and five years old are also accepted. Children should be four years of age by September 1st if they are planning to enter kindergarten the following year.


We follow state requirements for a 12:1 ratio. Our preschool and pre-kindergarten staff typically include two teachers and one instructional assistant daily.


Preschool and pre-kindergarten programs are offered from 8:15am - 12:00pm or 8:15am - 3:00pm. Two (T/Th), Three (T/W/Th), and Five (M-F) day per week options are available. Additional hours are available through our Extended Care Program from 7:00am - 8:15am and 11:15am - 6:00pm.