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 Type||Early Childhood / Day Care|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association for the Education of Young Children|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||370 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 23%
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||40 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1|
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|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Larry Jensen|
- 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.
Nearby Private Schools
The nearest high school to Newcastle Preschool is Juan Diego Catholic High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine Ridge Academy At Youth Care Of Utah (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Draper KinderCare (0.6 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Draper Grades: 7-12 | 39 students
12595 Minuteman Dr
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 572-6989 0.3 7-12
- Draper Grades: NS-PK
12265 S 1190 E
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 816-1555 0.6 NS-PK
- Draper Grades: PK-5 | 672 students
300 E 11800 S
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 984-7116 1 PK-5
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