Welcome to Heritage Pointe!
The Heritage Pointe location is in the Heritage Pointe community and was the original independent retail location for 1st Class. With amazing amenities of the nearby playground, tennis courts and basketball courts as well as a large grassy area for play and ravine for exploring nature it is a perfect addition!
1st Class Preschool and 1st Class After Class – serve all the families of the Heritage Pointe Community, the DeWinton area as well as being our Kindergarten Care and Out of School care location for children from the Fish Creek School, Cranston Community and the communities of Seton and Auburn Bay. This location offers a Before and After School program, Kindergarten Care Program and Preschool Classes.
At 1st Class Preschool and 1st Class After Class – Heritage Pointe, it is our mission to make every child feel happy, safe and free to explore and learn, which we achieve through a programming designed specifically to meet the needs of each child, we provide tons of opportunities to engage in STEM, play, physical activities, literacy, clubs, and more. Our Kindergarten program offers programming that is designed to complement what they are learning in their classroom while still Playing, Growing, Learning & Having fun with weekly themes based on their interests.
It is a time for story and language development, music and movement activities, and other varied learning experiences.
Our programs all have a pretend and learn area devoted to developing a child’s sense of “make believe”.
Before & After Grade 1-6
Our before and after-care programs go well beyond homework help. We support children in becoming the kindest, most capable, and most resilient version of themselves.
With regular outdoor time and planned indoor activities, our children experience a world of movement, dance and recreation.
Books allow children to enter a world of “make believe” and learn about new and exciting things.
Our programs use a curriculum that is individualized to every age, with planned activities that combine learning and fun to create happy, curious kids.
Please meet Ms. Tracy! She is a born and raised Calgarian who has been married for almost 38 years and has 3 sons aging from 27 to 34 years. She was formally trained a medical assistant but wanted to make a change and since, has had the privilege of working with several aged children throughout her years in various youth groups.
Ms. Tracy has been a valued member of the 1st Class team since March 2021 and has thoroughly enjoyed working with the preschool and kindergarten aged children. She says it warms her heart to see their confidence grow from when they first enter through the doors till the end of the year!
In her free time, she enjoys spending time in the outdoors. She also enjoys cooking and canning and spending time with her family.
Meet Ms. Baylie! She has always had a love of working with children, from being a nanny and cutting children's hair while she worked as a hairstylist for several years before she joined 1st Class. She looks forward to always learning more about children and their growth. She loves working with the preschool ages children because they are learning and developing so much at that age.
Ms. Baylie loves getting outside whether it’s during preschool with the class playing in the snow or catching bugs in the warmer months, and at home taking her dog for walks and to play in the river.