Newcastle Preschool

12257 S 800 E,
Draper, UT, 84020-0840
Tel: (801)553-0622
Newcastle Preschool is an academic preschool for children ages 3-5.
Located in the south end of the Salt Lake Valley in Draper Utah, Newcastle Preschool embraces a developmentally appropriate practices model of Early Childhood Education.
Considered Utah's most comprehensive preschool program, Newcastle has been in operation, at full capacity since 1984.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences

Student Body

Total Students 370 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Ten month school year: Aug-June
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Larry Jensen

School Notes:

    • Age-Appropriate Curriculum for Pre-K (4-5) and Preschool (3-4).
    • Curriculum focussed on educating the "Whole Child" includes pre-reading, social development, early math, science, social studies, art, music and vigorous outdoor play.
    • State-of- the-art facility: Roomy, bright classrooms, 800 s/f music room, computer lab, unique & creative outdoor playground.
    • Outstanding teachers: Newcastle has a stable and well trained teaching staff.
    • Three decade history of excellence: Reputed to be the Salt Lake area's most complete preschool experience, Newcastle has been named Best of State Utah several times.

    Profile last updated: 04/11/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oxford Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Draper KinderCare (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori of Bell Canyon (1.7 miles away)
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