Our combination Kindergarten/1st grade program focuses on teaching the individual student and meeting them at their skill level.
Through small group settings, we are able to develop a solid foundation by teaching the whole child (academic, social, and emotional). Our unique and engaging curriculum encourages innovation, collaboration, and imagination.
Upon completion, students are academically, socially, and emotionally ready to transition into elementary school.
(4 yrs old)
Our Jr. Kindergarten program is where we begin creating the building blocks to prepare your child for kindergarten. Children learn through play, engaging in multiple fine and gross motor activities. Fine motor development is key in preparing your child for writing.
Our Pre-K teachers work closely with our K-5 staff to ensure readiness and a seamless transition into our kindergarten program. Our Jr. Kindergarten students have the option to add-on after school specials throughout the school year.
Kindergarten/1st Grade Combo
(5 yrs +)
Kindergarten can be a challenging transition from preschool, for both the parent and the child. We work together to ensure we are meeting each student's needs and maximizing their learning potential. By keeping our classroom sizes smaller than the average kindergarten/1st grade class (2:12 teacher:student ratio), we are able to provide individual attention and create an environment where your child is excited to learn!
How does a combination class work?
In the basic skill areas of language and mathematics, children are grouped according to skill levels using grade-appropriate textbooks. In social science, S.T.E.A.M, and art, concepts are often introduced to the entire class with the follow-up activities assigned with grade level materials.
Instructional strategies include whole class, small group, and/or individual instruction.
We have several specials INCLUDED with the cost of kindergarten tuition.
Jr. Kindergarten students have the option to add-on specials to their school day.
(rising Kinder and Jr. Kinder)
Our summer program helps students retain the knowledge they've learned throughout the school year. Not only is it fun, but we focus on making sure your child has developed the skills needed before entering the next school year.