Heart in Hand Preschool Open House
Heart in Hand Preschool Open House

Heart in Hand Preschool Open House

Taking reservations for the first Wednesday of the month from 3:00p – 4:00p.

Ms Yvonne invites you and your family to come explore Heart in Hand Preschool. During this time, your child can let their creative play take their imaginations on adventurous wonderings in the school or in the garden. Meanwhile, you can ask all the questions you may have about Heart in Hand Preschool, Waldorf education, and Ms Yvonne’s extensive experience as a Waldorf educator.

To organize your Heart in Hand Preschool open house, please email your request for one HERE — or use the form below. Be sure to include the name and age of your child as well as your phone number. If you’d like to include a question or two to start the conversation off with, please do so.

Ms Yvonne usually responds to all inquiries by the end of each day or the start of the next day. So, if more than a day has gone by, please feel free to email or send a message.

How many children are accepted into at Heart in Hand?

Heart in Hand Preschool is state certified and can accept up to 12 children per day. You can enroll your child to attend two, three, or four-days per week. Please ask Ms Yvonne if you are interested in a five-day week.

What is the age range for Heart in Hand students?

Heart in Hand Preschool is for children ages 3 – 6 years old.

Ms Yvonne strives to maintain a balance of boys and girls as well as younger and older children. When children attend Heart in Hand for multiple years, they get to experience being the younger and then the older child in a social setting.

What are Heart in Hand's program hours?

    Drop-off 9:00-9:15

  • Pick-up 1:00 
  • 1:00- 3:00  after-care program
  • Heart in Hand’s school year runs from September to mid-June and follows the Portland Public School System calendar for holidays and snow days
  • There is a summer program in August
What is the tuition for Heart in Hand?
  • 2-days per week  (Mon-Tues OR  Thurs-Fri)
    • 4 hours = $440   
  • 3-days per week  (Mon-Tues-Wed OR  Wed-Thurs-Fri)
    • 4 hours = $570   
  • 4-days per week  (Mon-Tues AND  Thurs-Fri)
    • 4 hours = $695  

  • There will be aftercare on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
  • $75/month for each weekday of after-care additions. Pick up time is 3:00pm.
    How do I start the enrollment process for Heart in Hand Preschool?

    Enrollment starts with an invitation to an open house.

    Open House is held the 1st Wednesday of the month from 3:00-4:00, and children are most welcome!

    During your Open House visit, you will receive an application.

    Complete your application and return it to Ms Yvonne with your enrollment fee.

    There is an introductory parent meeting in May.