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Meet Katie DeSciose, proud Franchise Owner of Primrose School at Falling Waters. A life-long advocate of education, Katie is excited to bring the Primrose Experience of premier early education and care to families in the Omaha area.
As a former teacher and school administrator, Katie found herself looking for the next step in her career in which she could continue to provide a quality education and a bright future for children. Already familiar with Primrose Schools, Katie realized that the Primrose core values and goals aligned with her own. Like Primrose, Katie wanted to make a difference in the lives of local children and their families by offering high quality education practices paired with a strong character development program. She was especially drawn to the focus Primrose places on development of the whole child.
“One of the aspects that drew me to Primrose is that they prepare children both for learning and for life,” said Katie. “Beyond academics, which are very important, Primrose also emphasizes that who children become is just as important as what they know. Primrose understands that character development is so essential to having a happy life and maximizing one’s potential.”
Katie graduated from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln with a degree in elementary education. She later graduated from Creighton University with a Master’s degree in elementary administration. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering for several organizations that help children. She serves as a mentor for local students, fundraises scholarship money for low income students and volunteers with at-risk expectant mothers.
Katie will be heavily involved in the school’s day-to-day operations. She is a strong believer in solid family partnerships and thoroughly enjoyed working with students and families at her former school. Supporting current and prospective Primrose parents is something she looks forward to as the Franchise Owner of the Primrose School at Falling Waters.
“Research shows that great things happen for children when there is a supportive relationship between both home and school. My goal is for our school to form dynamic partnerships with the families of our students, and it will be a privilege to play a key role in introducing parents to all that Primrose has to offer.”
Primrose School at Falling Waters will feature theBalanced Learning approach in infant through Pre-Kindergarten classrooms. This research-informed approach is developed and taught exclusively at Primrose Schools and blends purposeful play with nurturing guidance from teachers to encourage curiosity, creativity, confidence and compassion. The Primrose Explorers before- and after-school program will also be available for students up to age 12.
Primrose School at Falling Waters is located on 6625 S. 193rd Avenue. For more information, visitPrimroseFallingWaters.com.
Our Balanced Learning approach to child care makes us different than an ordinary Omaha daycare. Right down the road from Bellbrook Community Park and Reeder Elementary School, we are conveniently located on 193rd Avenue.
Infant, Toddler, Early preschool, Preschool, Pre-kindergarten, After school, Summer adventure club
Congratulations to the Ritterbush Family who is our Family of the Month! When asked what they loved about Primrose School at Falling Waters they said, "We really appreciate the educational curriculum that's implemented at Primrose. During our son's first Kindergarten parent-teacher conference, his teacher commented on how well prepared he was to begin school. We also appreciate the care that's been provided to our children. It's nice to drop them off and feel confident that they are safe and well cared for." Thank you Ritterbush Family for those kind words and being a part of our family here at Primrose School at Falling Waters.
Children who feel valued and included are better equipped to show kindness and compassion to others, including those who are different from themselves.
Spirit Week is here at Primrose School at Falling Waters! We have some really fun themes for our teachers and students to participate in!
Each month we feature a classroom book that helps children feel a sense of belongingness. This month we sat down with Markette Sheppard to discuss her book “What Is Light?” and the message she wants to send to children.
Happy Working Parents Day to all of our hard-working parents today and always. We provided some delicious grab and go breakfast items this morning! We appreciate everything you do! #PrimroseProud
To better meet the individual needs of every child, we’re proud to implement Ages & Stages Questionnaires® (ASQ®-3 and ASQ®:SE-2) in Primrose schools across the country.
Grandparents Day is this weekend! Thank you to all the amazing grandparents out there!
Our new exclusive Harmony & Heart® program integrates our proprietary music and books in a variety of thoughtful ways each day. Through learning about music, while simultaneously being exposed to concepts in math, language, and character development, your child will grow as a musician, a student, and a person.
Each Primrose school is held to high standards of safety and cleanliness while maintaining a caring and nurturing environment where children can thrive.
We've got spirit! Yes we do! We are having such a fun Spirit Day here at PSFW. Lots of team pride represented and a nacho bar for teachers and staff.
There’s no question that parents want their preschoolers to grasp the basics of colors, numbers and letters to foster a lifetime of learning.
It might seem odd to think about your preschooler exploring data analysis and algebra.
We are having a great start to our new school year! We are so excited to continue on partnering with our current families, and welcoming new families to our Primrose Family!
It's a fact: children learn better when they are engaged. That's why purposeful play and nurturing guidance from teachers are key components of Balanced Learning. See how this time-tested approach with a strong emphasis on life skills and character development can help your child develop and excel.
Congratulations to the Morris Family! When asked what they loved about Primrose School at Falling Waters they said, “We have absolutely loved his time at Primrose. One of the most stressful parts of relocating to Omaha from the Kansas City area was the idea of finding new schools for our children, as they had both attended the same program since they were 12 weeks old. Walking into Primrose for the first time we were taken aback by the kindness and caring exuded by the entire staff. We knew from the moment we got there that Primrose would be the best choice for our son, and we have continued to feel that way every day since. In Conrad’s own words- ‘All my teachers are so nice and the food is so yummy and we learn a lot and have a lot of fun.’ 😜 We can’t recommend Primrose at Falling Waters highly enough!” Thank you Morris family for those kind words and being part of our family here at Primrose School at Falling Waters. We love watching Conrad learn and grow each day!
This month we are celebrating World Music and it is all about sharing music with others and using song and dance to connect with your community. Listen to our Harmony & Heart® albums to discover songs from across the globe and help your child connect to the world around them! #WorldMusicDay #PrimroseSummerAlbum #HarmonyandHeart #PrimroseSchools
We celebrated beautiful new beginnings as we prepare to send our Pre-Kindergarten class to the next part of their educational journeys.
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