Bellevue Overlake Cooperative Preschool is a warm and inclusive community dedicated to providing a joyful and enriching experienced-based learning environment for our children, parents, and educators.
Our preschool is affiliated with the award-winning Bellevue College Parent Education Program. Open House/Sample Class Curious about what we are offering, but not ready to sign up? Come join us for a sample virtual class on Wednesdays, February 3, March 3, April 7, or May 5 at 10:00 am. Experience a children's class with Maura for 30 minutes followed by time with our Parent Education instructors to ask questions and learn more about our school. Register today to reserve your spot here.
Registration for 2021-2022 is Open for all families! We anticipate returning to in-person learning in the fall. Our schedule will include Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings for about 2 hours, plus an optional Pre-K session for our Butterflies (those who will be entering Kindergarten the following year). We are considering possible extended day sessions which would include lunch time (children bring their own sack lunch) and an afternoon activity, should we have enough interest. Optional Pre-K and extended day sessions would be offered for an additional fee. If you're interested in finding out more or registering your child for next year contact us here.
2020-2021 COVID-19 Update Because of COVID-19 and the challenges it poses to us, we are working on a schedule that will work with the health and safety of all our families and teachers in mind. Based on the recommendations provided by the state and Bellevue College, we will be offering the following schedule for the 20-21 school year. For more information about planned schedules during the various opening phases, please contact our registrar.
All Mixed Age Classes will receive per week: 30 minutes of big group virtual learning 30 minutes of small group virtual learning
Butterflies can opt to add: 30 minutes of small group Pre-K virtual learning
Once we are able to meet in person we will begin by adding to virtual learning: 1 hour of outside in-person small group learning (no more than 5 children per group)
Additional resources include: All learning based on STREAM curriculum Optional asynchronous virtual content accessible at your convenience Guidance from our children's and parent-ed teachers on how to effectively home school your preschooler Additional support from our parent ed teachers in groups and on an individual basis
Additional Opening Phases As we are able to open, we will move to a hybrid model by adding 1 hour of in-person, outside class per week with pods of no more than 5 students. The next phase will be returning to inside/outside class times with no more than 10 children per class, including 5 hours per week of instruction time over 2 days, plus an optional Pre-K class. For more information please email our Registrar.
Bellevue Overlake Cooperative Preschool and BC Crossroads Cooperative Preschool Join Forces Bellevue Overlake Cooperative Preschool and BC Crossroads Cooperative Preschool families are forging a new path forward together. Crossroads families are joining BOCP and bringing their collective years of experience and commitment to the co-op preschool model to strengthen and grow our community during this challenging year. Learn more about our new partners, BC Crossroads Preschool, and our teacher Maura who has taught for more than twenty years at www.bccrossroadspreschool.org.
We provide the benefit of a mixed age program. Caterpillars will be 3 by August 31, 2020. Butterflies will be 4 by August 31, 2020. Students will attend in-person and virtual classes together. Butterflies have the option of adding Pre-K class as well. Preschool is in session from mid-September until May.
Bellevue Overlake Cooperative Preschool 15220 Main St, Bellevue, WA On the campus of The Church of the Resurrection