Lays a foundation for cognitive functioning; behavioral, social and self-regulatory capacities; physical heath; and fosters school readiness.
Leaves students well-prepared to enter Kindergarten.
Emphasizes intellectual, social, emotional and physical development through play-based curriculum, which has been proven to be the best way for children to develop skills in all four areas.
Learning centers in each classroom enable children to freely choose different learning activities throughout the day, helping to build confidence and develop problem-solving skills.
Language Arts Center: Listening, speaking, and reading & writing
Art/Invention: The process of creating artwork is more important than the end product.
Block Center: Developing problem-solving, classification, comparison and cooperative play skills.
Small Motor Activities: Developing small motor and eye-hand coordination.
Dramatic Play Center: Fostering emotional development through imaginative play.
Science Center: Learning to explore the world, one observation at a time.
Music Center: Shaping skills through listening, performing, rhythmic responses and creativity.
Structured group time for stories, singing, language development, science, cooking activities, and games are included each day.
Outdoor experiences are just as important as those inside. Children engage in large motor activities on our well-equipped outdoor playgrounds, nature walks, community explorations and field trips.