FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Q. Can I enroll my child in the Lightbridge Academy at any time?

A. Yes. Enrollment at all Lightbridge Academy locations is ongoing as long as space is available.

Q. Where can I find the enrollment forms?

A. Please visit the resources section of the Enrollment Resources page to download all the necessary forms.

Q. I was not able to enroll my child at my preferred location because there was no space available. Can I be put on a waiting list?

A. Yes. To place your child's name on the waiting list simply contact the center director and provide them with your child's information. In the meantime, they can assist you in finding available space in one of the other convenient Lightbridge Academy locations until space becomes available for you to transfer to your preferred location. Visit the Locate A Child Care Center page for a listing of all centers.

Q. How can I find a Lightbridge Academy center near me?

A. Visit the Locate A Child Care Center page for a listing of all Lightbridge Academy centers.

Q. Is there a minimum or maximum number of days per week my child can attend the Lightbridge Academy?

A. All Lightbridge Academy locations are open Monday through Friday. Your child may attend 2 to 5 days per week. Back-up care is also available on a space available and daily basis.

Q. Are meals or snacks provided at the Lightbridge Academy?

A. Morning and afternoon snacks are provided and includes fruit, vegetable, whole grain and protein options. A nutritionally balanced school meal plan that includes vegetarian and non-vegetarian options are available for an additional fee. You also have the flexibility to pack meals for your child.

Q. Will someone at the Lightbridge Academy administer my child's medication, if necessary?

A. Yes. If your child needs medication, a qualified staff member will administer it to him or her as long as a medication authorization form that is signed by your child's health care provider accompanies the medication. For detailed information, please see the Medication Administration Packet contained within the Child Registration Packet for details.

Q. What is the average adult to child ratio at most Lightbridge Academy locations?

A. Each Lightbridge Academy center meets or exceeds state regulations regarding adult to child ratios. You can rest assured that your child will receive an abundance of attention from trained and caring early childhood professionals.

Q. How will I be informed about my child's progress at the Lightbridge Academy?

A. Effective communication happens on an ongoing and daily basis beginning with a daily report that you will receive detailing your child's day. In addition, teachers will track your child's development by taking observation notes based on our curriculum. We review this information with you twice a year at our Parent Teacher conferences. Of course, directors and teachers are always available to speak with you at any time.

Q. What is ParentView® Internet Monitoring?

A. ParentView® Internet Monitoring is a video service that allows you to see your child over a secure, password-protected internet connection, from your work- or home-based PC. Simply log on at your convenience to see your child at any point during the day.

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