• 4K Collaborative Program with DC Everest

    NCES: St. Mark, five day, 4K TUITION FREE program is offered in partnership with the DC Everest School District. Classes are taught by experienced, licensed teachers specializing in early childhood education. Children must be 4 years old by September 1st to enroll in the 4K Program.

    Monday – Friday Schedule

    Morning 4K Session:                           8:00am until 10:40am 

    Optional AM Religion Class:                10:40am until11:00am

    Optional PM Religion Cass:                 11:40am until 12:00pm

    Afternoon 4K Session:                        12:00pm until 2:40pm

    The NCES: St. Mark’s 4K DCE Community based program is dedicated to providing a high quality, developmentally appropriate learning experience for all four year old children. Students will learn and explore in a safe and nurturing environment under the guidance of caring teachers.  The program’s planned activities are designed to expand emerging language and number skills, as well as, promote social and emotional growth.  Research shows that children with preschool experiences begin Kindergarten more ready to learn. The program’s Creative Curriculum is a widely regarded preschool curriculum approach that honors creativity and acknowledges the important role that teachers play in making learning exciting. This program is aligned with the Wisconsin Model Early Learning Standards. Students receive consistent learning experiences in the areas of Literacy, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Language Development, Social-Emotional, Cognitive Development, Physical Development, Art, English Language Acquisition, Gym, Music, Library, and Religion (optional). 

    To register for a Newman Catholic Schools 4K program within the DC Everest School District, both Newman Catholic Schools and DC Everest registrations must be completed and returned to the 4K site of your choice.

    4K- DCE Collaborative Program – 2 NCS LOCATIONS:

    NCECC: St. Therese (715) 355-5254, or 
    NCES: St. Mark (715) 359-9662                          

    This program fills up fast – register early

    Step 1A             Complete the Online NCS Registration process  that opens February 10, 2020


    Step 1B            On or after February 10th, complete the registration application and return to
                              the school office.

    Step 2               Bring the completed registration forms to the school office at NCECC: St. Therese
                             or NCES: St. Mark, along with your child's birth certificate to verify their age.

    Step 3               A fee for the Optional Religion Class at St. Mark shall be paid by August 1, 2020.

    Step 4               You will receive registration confirmation from NCS and DCE.


    Wrap Around Care

    As part of our service to families, and as an extension of our philosophy, NCES: St. Mark offers an optional, Christ-centered Wrap-Around Care for students in Preschool-Fifth grade. Wrap-Around Care begins at 6:30 a.m. and concludes at 5:30 p.m. Our Wrap-Around Care Program offers students a safe, happy, and well-supervised environment when they are not in their regular classroom setting.