January 2020
Dear Barlina House Families:
Happy New Year! We hope everyone enjoyed their winter break.
Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is now available. Preschool registration can on be done online or in person at the Park District Administration Office. The official date online is Jan 6, 2020 for new families. Current students can register online at any time.
Use the 'button' below to link to the Barlina House page on crystallakeparks.org to review 2020-2021 School Year info and link to online registration. Staff members can also assist with any questions or concerns. Remember, we are trying to run an afternoon class on TU-W-TH from 12:45- 3:15 pm this new year.
Our Bedtime Stories program will be start in January. The first night will be Wed, Jan 22 at 6:30-7:30 pm. The children enjoy coming to school in their jammies and seeing their teachers do the same. This registration can be done online. Flyers will be sent home with additional information.

Two additional programs will start in January. “STEM-Little Discoverers” and “Explore a New Language” will be at Barlina starting, Tu, Jan 1, 1-2 pm and Wed, Jan 15 at 1-2 pm. These programs are offered to everyone in the Park District, so if you are interested please sign up. This is a great way to experience something new.
  • If School District 47 cancels classes, due to inclement weather, Barlina House will also be closed. District 47 school closings can be found on their web site and are also announced on FM Radio 105.5 and TV Station WGN
  • Please remember to send appropriate outer wear for outdoor play.
  • Please send shoes if your child wears boots to school.
  • Sign up for the “RainoutLine” for current information about school rainoutline

Be sure to check out the 'Quick Links' section below to link directly to programs and events in the winter/spring digital guide that will be of interest to your family and your preschooler.

Happy Holidays
The Barlina House Staff
Quick Links
Programs & Events
Just for 3-6 Year Olds & Families
Now Enrolling for NEW 3 & 4 Yr Old
Afternoon Class Tu/Wed/Th
If you are excited about your child's Barlina House experience, please share the news with prospective preschool families who might like to join us beginning January 2020.
New families can find out more about Barlina House Preschool on our websit e and/or requesting a personal tour.
We are sharing pictures of classroom activities, field trips and special visitors.

Plus, get updates on Park District programs and events that are just for our preschool age students.

We are thankful for your trust in Barlina House staff for your child's first school experience. We are always looking for feedback and would appreciate it if you would take a minute to leave a Google review for us.

Follow the link below and click on the 'Leave a Review' text, upper right