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Meet Teacher Cassie of the Azaela Kindergarten Room…

Meet Teacher Cassie Pham of the Azaela Room… Cassie is the teacher for our Kindergarten class. She earned her Master’s degree in Education at Concordia University, with an endorsement in Reading Intervention. Cassie has experience as a substitute teacher with ESS, serving many early childhood and elementary classrooms. Prior to this, she was a licensedContinue reading “Meet Teacher Cassie of the Azaela Kindergarten Room…”

Get ready! School year starts in 2 weeks!

Classes start at Aschreek Playschool on September 4 for the Mixed Age class and September 5 for the 2’s and Young 3’s class. There is still time to register for the school year and we have openings in both classes.  REGISTER ONLINE HERE or contact ashcreekplayschool@gmail.com if you have any questions. Ashcreek summer camps ended last week withContinue reading “Get ready! School year starts in 2 weeks!”

Meet Teacher Julie

Ashcreek Playschool is excited to welcome Julie Laurin to our staff! She will be taking on role of teacher for our Mixed Age class, as well as helping manage our school as the Director of our program. Meet Julie: I have spend the last six years as a Preschool Teacher for THPRD. I love goingContinue reading “Meet Teacher Julie”

Annual Auction

This year our annual fundraising auction is coming up on May 4th. It will be held at Pacific Growlery in Tigard and is a 21+ event. Tickets are $25 each (or 4 for $75!)  and include dinner and two drinks. We encourage our members to bring friends or relatives to fill our venue! It willContinue reading “Annual Auction”

Kindergarten Prep

At Ashcreek Playschool we wholeheartedly believe in play based education for young children. Our preschool classes are structured so that most of the time children are here they can choose their activities and learn through child led play. However, we do want to help make sure our students are ready for a successful transition intoContinue reading “Kindergarten Prep”

Classroom Updates

Ashcreek Playschool has once again been busy over the summer expanding and moving. This year we have grown into two classes and moved back in to our original classroom, which will now hold our Two’s and Young Three’s Class. We also acquired new furniture for our Mixed Age Classroom and added some beautiful wall murals.Continue reading “Classroom Updates”

Mid-Year Open House

Ashcreek Playschool is holding an Open House on January 2nd for students interested in joining our class now! We have several openings for our mixed age class (ages 2-5) that meets Monday-Friday, and students can choose any number and combination of days to sign up for. Come join us for a morning of  crafts andContinue reading “Mid-Year Open House”