Staff
 
Luanne Merrill
April Loudon
Cindy Mitchell
Magda Davenport
Janis Seddon
Marissa Merrill
Frances Standley
Becky Clark
Megan Hoag
Amanda Creighton

Director – since 1996
Assistant and BASP Supervisor - since 1996
Cook - since 1993
Teacher 3 yr old room - since 1990
Teacher 3 year old room - since 2002
Teacher in Infant room - since 2009
Teacher 3 yr old room - since 2010
Teacher 2 yr old room - since 2010
Teacher 2 yr old room - since 2007
Teacher 1 yr old room  - since 2013

 
 

Office Staff and Director
April Loudon and Luanne Merrill

 

Before and After School Staff

 


 

Lollipops Staff

 

Lollipops 2 Staff

 






Infant Room Staff

 

 
 
  Handbooks
 
  Vacancy
 
Lil Cuddlers(infants) no openings
Lil Rascals(1 yr.olds) no openings
Funshine(2yr.olds) 4 openings
Lollipops too (2 yr. olds) 4 openings
Lollipops 1(3 yr. olds) 2 openings
Big Kids (4 yr. olds) no openings
BASP(school age) no openings
 
  Rates
 
  ............... I Think I Can Childcare Main Center Rates ...............
Effective October 1st, 2015
 
 

Classroom
Age

Cuddlers/Rascals
Infant – 2

Funshine/Lollipop
2 - 3

Big Kids
4-5

Full Time
(48-32 hrs)

$149.00

$129.00

$125.00

Full Time
Sibling

$118.00

$105.00

$102.00

Part Time
(31.75 – 22 Hrs.)

$116.00

$104.00

$102.00

Part Time
Sibling

$99.00

$87.00

$83.00

Hourly*
(less than 21.75 hrs)

$6.00

$6.00

$6.00

Hourly*
Siblings

$5.00

$5.00

$5.00

*Upon arrival, parents will be given an estimated total for daily drop in care.
All drop in care must be paid in full at time of pickup
 
Additional Rates
Family Max Rate - $304.00 (Up to 48 hrs)
Surcharge Rate Over 49 hrs - $2.50/hr Sibling $1.75
Late Charge - $1/minute after 5:45p
           Registration Fee - $25.00 per child
           Supply Fee - $25.00 per year
 
 
............... I Think I Can Childcare BASP Rates ...............
Effective October 1st, 2015
  When School Is In Session Rates    

Summer Program & When School
Is Not In Session

 
 

 

School Age
5-12 yrs.

Sibling

Rate 1
(30-20 hrs.)

$79.00

$59.00

Rate 2
(20-15 hrs.)

$61.00

$48.00

Rate 3
(15-12 hrs.)

$52.00

$41.00

Rate 4
(12-8 hrs.
)

$37.00

$29.00

Hourly
(Less than 8 hrs.)

$6.00

$5.00

 

 

School Age
5-12 yrs

Sibling

Full Time
(48-32 hrs.)

$125.00

$102.00

Part Time (31.75-22 hrs.)

$102.00

$83.00

Hourly
(Less than 21.75 hrs.)

$6.00

$5.00

 
 

Surcharge Rate Over 48 hrs - $2.50/hr.
Sibling-$1.75/hr

 

Surcharge Rate over 48 hrs. – $2.50/hr
Sibling-$1.75/hr

 
 
  Additional Rates  
Family Max Rate – $304.00 (up to 48hrs)
Late Fee - $1.00/minute after 6:00p.m.
Supply Fee - $25.00 per year
 
  Hours
  Main Center:
BASP Center:
5:30 am to 5:45 pm Monday - Friday
5:30 am to 6:00 pm Monday - Friday
 
 
  Meals and Snacks Schedule
  AM Snack:
Breakfast:
Lunch:
PM Snack:
6:30am to 6:45am
8:30am to 9:00am
11/11:30am to 11:30am/12:00pm
2:30pm to 2:45p
 
 
 
  Just some of the monthly celebrations we do here at I Think I Can Child Care

January
Winnie the Pooh Birthday

February
Elmo’s Birthday
Clifford’s Birthday
Pancake Day
Wear Red Day

March
Dr. Seuss Birthday
St. Patrick Day

April
Week of the Young Child( special activities all week and different dress up days)

May
May Baskets
National Two Different Colored Shoes Day
Cinco de Mayo
No Socks Day
Mother’s Day
National Pizza Party Day
Cookie Monster’s Birthday

June
National Go Barefoot Day
Father’s Day

July
July 4th
National Ice Cream Day

September
 Johnny Appleseed
Grandparents Day
Family Day

October
I’m Special Week
Homecoming Week
Halloween

November
Thanksgiving

December
Christmas (we have a Christmas Program for Parents and Grandparents and Santa usually stops by)

Days we are closed
New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
July 4th
Labor Day
Thanksgiving and the Friday after
Christmas

 

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