Pre-Kindergarten (48-60 mos)

Mary Hastings

Mary Hastings

Lead Teacher

Mary was born and raised in Connecticut and has just recently joined the Pre-Kindergarten team. After earning a BA degree in Theatre and an AS degree in Early Childhood Education from Dean College in MA, she worked with one-year-old's for a private organization. In her free time, Mary loves to ski, read, hike, and play with her two cats. She hopes to bring lots of music and signing to the White Birch Pre-K Classroom.

Karen Nadeau

Karen Nadeau

Associate Teacher

Karen has been working at White Birch for 2 years. She graduated from Berlin Technical College in 1996 and has been working with children since then. She has had the experience of working with children ages infants through 14 years of age. She loves to see the children learn and grow in any way they can. She is currently an associate teacher in the Pre-K room.

Karen lives in Hillsboro with her husband Craig and her youngest daughter Kimberly. She enjoys winter, snowmobiling, movie nights and family time.

Jessica Green

Jessica Green

Associate Teacher

BIO COMING SOON!

Daily Schedule

Daily schedule is subject to change due to the needs of the children

 

Rates

(Effective July 1, 2019)

Full Day Pre-Kindergarten (4-Year-Olds)

  • Full Week: $220.00 — 4 or more days, Includes breakfast, lunch, and PM snack 
  • 3 Days: $210.00 — Includes breakfast, lunch and PM snack
  • 2 Days: $140.00 — Includes breakfast, lunch and PM snack

*Please Note: 3 & 2 Day options are not guaranteed and are only approved by our Director of Children’s Programs. Please see our Registration Form for more information.

Drop Off and Pick Up

The drop off and pick up door is the right door of the red barn section of the building.

 

Support Staff

Olivia French

Olivia French

Associate Teacher

Bio

Olivia has lived in Henniker her entire life. Olivia will be graduating with her Associate’s degree in Early Care and Education for young children with disabilities in May 2019. She believes that children learn best through play and positive experiences with peers and adults. In her spare time, Olivia enjoys to horseback ride, paint, go to the beach and hike.

Sarah Ladieu

Sarah Ladieu

Associate Teacher

Bio

Sarah recently joined White Birch. She is a float teacher between all of the classrooms, helping out where she is needed. She attended NHTI for Early Childhood Education and has a total of seven years of experience in the Early Childhood Education field, working with children ages newborn - 10 years old. She also has a 4-year-old son names Mason and a 1-year-old son named Tyler. 

Ashley Wendt

Ashley Wendt

Assistant Teacher

Bio

Ashley is new to White Birch and predominantly works in the Preschool Classroom. Ashley occasionally floats between the classrooms as needed. She is from Hillsboro and loves the outdoors. Ashley attended White Birch as a child and is excited to now be a part of the White Birch Team!