Newcastle Preschool Photo #2 - Newcastle students participate in a variety of beginning reading activities
Newcastle Preschool Photo #3 - Newcastle Preschool has a large, unique outdoor playground where children participate in daily vigorous excercise
Newcastle Preschool Photo #4 - Learning takes place at Newcastle Preschool both inside and out every day
Newcastle Preschool Photo #5 - Creative Art is a way to develop fine motor skills and creativity at Newcastle Preschool
Newcastle Preschool Photo #6 - Newcastle Preschool has an outstanding, daily music program where concepts can be taught in way that children retain.
Newcastle Preschool Photo #8 - Newcastle preschool students perform twice annually for parents, siblings and grandparents
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 Membership(s)School Assoc.
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Summer School Offered
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
List of Courses Offered
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Ten month school year: Aug-June
National avg.: 85%
- 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.
Source: Verified school update
Frequently Asked Questions
What schools are Newcastle Preschool often compared to?
What is the acceptance rate of Newcastle Preschool?
The acceptance rate of Newcastle Preschool is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 83%.
What is Newcastle Preschool's ranking?
Newcastle Preschool ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Utah for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Newcastle Preschool?
The application deadline for Newcastle Preschool is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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