FAQ's - Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I pick Oak Tree for my child?
Does my child have to be potty trained?
Oak Tree is a warm and loving atmosphere here. We try to be flexible and accommodating. Our teachers are experienced with high academic standards.
Come in for a visit and see the classes in action, observe the children and teachers in the classrooms!
Do you have before and after school care?
No, we have a 2 year old program that they don't need to be potty-trained. When you are ready to potty-train we will work with you and your child.
What pre-school programs do you offer?
Yes, we open at 6:30 am and close at 6:00pm.
We offer daycare for the preschoolers before and after preschool.
We put the elementary-aged children on the bus in the morning at Oak Tree and they get bussed back to our facility after school. We offer that service from both elementary schools in Sparta from kindergarten until 5th grade. And before and after school care from the Sparta Middle school as well.
Do you offer morning and afternoon programs?
We offer a program for 2 year olds who are not potty-trained yet.
We also offer preschool programs for 2 - 3 year old and pre-kindergarten programs for 4-5 year olds.
How many and which days does the program run?
We offer morning programs and full day programs only. Our class hours are 9:00 - 12:00. You have the option for your children to stay and eat lunch with the friends until 12:30.
What is the ratio in the classrooms?
We offer a many diiferent options and will customize a schedule to fill your needs and wants. We recommend starting out with 2 days a week for the younger children and 3 days for the Pre-K program. We will tailor the schedule to what is best for your family and your child. We are offer flexibility as long as there is availability in the class.
2 year old program is 1 teacher to 5 children
2-1/2 - 4 year old program is 2 teachers to 12 children
4 - 5 year old program is 2 teachers to 15 children