Parent Handbook: Statement Of Purpose

North Tacoma Cooperative Preschool exists for the purpose of enriching the experience of young children and their parents. It is made up of a group of parents, children and professionals who are involved together in learning and growing.

NTCP provides an environment in which children can:

  • Enjoy exploration, discovery and self-expression
  • Develop effective social skills
  • Grow in confidence and self-esteem
  • Have the sort of classroom experience which will encourage positive attitudes towards school, teachers and learning

NTCP provides an environment in which parents can:

  • Enjoy exploration, discovery, creation and self-expression with their children
  • Increase their knowledge and understanding of child development
  • Learn approaches to helping their children develop their individual potentials
  • Become involved with other parents and professional support members

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