Frequently Asked Questions of Lakeside Children’s Academy
Is Lakeside licensed by the State?
What are the hours of operation?
What days are the Academy closed?
Do I have to drop off and pick up my child at the same time each day?
Do you accept Part Time children?
What is the teacher to child ratio in each classroom?
Two year olds: 1 teacher to every 8 children
Three to Five year olds: 1 teacher to every 10 children
School Age: 1 teacher to every 16 children
How long do your teachers stay at Lakeside? Is there a high turnover rate?
What type of training do your teachers do each year? Are they CPR or First Aid trained?
When does my child need to be potty trained when they move to your Pre-School Program?
What type of foods do you serve for breakfast, lunch and snacks? Times?
We serve breakfast between 7:00am-8:00am. Morning snack at 9:00am. Lunch at 11:30am and an afternoon snack at 3:00pm. We are proud to serve healthy snacks and lunches. We served all whole wheat pasta, bread, tortillas, and English muffins. Milk is served at every meal.
Fresh vegetables include broccoli, carrots, squash, tomatoes, and green beans.
Fresh Fruits include strawberries, melons, watermelon, grapes and blueberries.
Examples of breakfasts, lunches and snacks:
Breakfast: Non sugared cereal, oatmeal, blueberry muffins and waffles
Lunches: Spaghetti, chicken and dumplings, bean and cheese tortillas, beef stroganoff, Tator tot casserole, soups and salads, Pizza muffins, Ham/ Turkey/ Chicken roll up sandwiches, WOW butter sandwiches (similar to peanut butter)
Snacks: String cheese, cottage cheese and fruit, yogurt, graham crackers, hummus and wheat thins, cereal bars, Goldfish and pretzels