Parent Handbook & Policies

Health & Safety Protocols

Pine Ridge Nursery School is committed to protecting the health, safety and well-being of staff and families. Updated on April 18, 2024.

PRNS Handbook

This handbook contains our program statement, a complete review of our school policies, and other relevant information for families. Please contact the director if you have any questions. Updated in January 2024.

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Program Statement

Pine Ridge Nursery School’s (PRNS) philosophy stems from the belief that children are competent, capable, curious and rich in potential. We believe that children learn best through active play and when they are having fun! PRNS utilizes the professional learning resource guide “How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years” (HDLH) to support program planning and development.

The Program Statement outlines the goals we strive to achieve with the children and families, and the approaches being implemented in the program. It has been developed in consultation with staff and takes into consideration the needs and opinions of parents, educators and students. Learn More...