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Thornton Primrose Schools Promote Early Literacy with National Open House Event

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Thornton Primrose Schools Promote Early Literacy with National Open House Event

Primrose School of Thornton and their families join Scholastic Inc. and Reach Out and Read for reading and family fun (Details below)



What:               Primrose Schools National Open House Event: Primrose Schools is joining Scholastic and Reach Out and Read to promote the importance of early literacy in Thornton and beyond. Primrose School of Thornton invites the community to a National Open House Event on Saturday, July 20, where families can enjoy interactive story reading with published Children’s Authors, crafts, activities and play time and learn about the Primrose Experience. The first 25 families will take home a special gift bag, complete with a Scholastic book featured at the event.


This early literacy celebration seeks to teach children to learn and love to read. It encourages all parents to join Scholastic’s global literacy campaign, “Read Every Day, Lead a Better Life,” which supports every child’s right to read and be successful in school and in life. The National Open House Event is part of Primrose early learning advocacy efforts to educate parents on the importance of early literacy for all children in their first five years.


Who:                Beth Letzsch, franchise owner, Primrose School of Thornton

                        Preschoolers, families and staff members of Primrose School of Thornton

– Children’s Authors Linda Osmundson & Ellen Javernick – Reading and Book



Visuals:            Parents, teachers and children reading together, doing crafts and participating in various educational activities

Interaction with children’s authors


When:              Saturday, July 20 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


Where:             Primrose School of Thornton 12899 Grant Drive, Thornton, CO 80241


About Primrose Schools®

Founded in 1982, Primrose Schools is the nation’s leader in providing a premier educational child care experience in more than 260 schools in 17 states. Each Primrose is independently owned and operated by our Franchise Owners. They partner with parents to help children build the right foundation for future learning and life, and offer an environment that helps children have fun while nurturing Active Minds, Healthy Bodies and Happy Hearts®.


The Balanced Learning® system, consistently delivered in all Primrose Schools nationwide, is designed to provide high quality educational experiences to support children’s social-emotional, cognitive, creative and physical development.  It is made up of an exclusive standards-based curriculum that enables teachers to help children gain the knowledge and skills that will enable them to move successfully from one level of development to the next as well-rounded individuals. The system also offers developmentally appropriate materials and equipment for all classrooms; multiple forms of assessment; and extensive training for teachers.



Primrose is the first early childhood education organization in the country to receive AdvancED Corporation Systems Accreditation under the new Standards for Quality Early Learning Schools. This accreditation ensures all Primrose schools meet the highest quality standards and shows they are continually improving student learning. Primrose Schools stands behind its commitment to deliver an exceptional early childhood experience with the Primrose Guarantee, a parent’s assurance of complete satisfaction. For more information, visit

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