preschool (ages 2-5)

Program Highlights

We use the highly accredited ABEKA Curriculum.  Supplemental curriculum is designed based on the quarterly student assessments, and meets California Preschool Standards.  Parents are made aware during informal parent meetings of students success and formally in semester progress reports.


Enrichment Programs


Home Grown Science Center provides bi-weekly activities that teach children about various components of environmental science; including anatomy/ life cycle of plants and animals, chemical reaction, ecosystems, and benefits of recycling.  


Media/Library Center provides activities for students to enhance their learning potential in the areas of Literacy. Children are able to check books out and access activities that help to teach and reinforce letters, sounds, word families, and other activities that promote pre-reading strategies.


Art Exploration Program introduces the students to a variety of concepts in art such as building structures, 3-dimensional forms, abstract painting, sculptural forms, and other general art using various media.


Music Experience Program provides hands on activities for children to listen to music and “move” to the beats.  Children are able to use instruments as a discovery tool or as part of a class band.


American Sign Language Program introduces students to a second language.  They learn basic ABC/123, in class communication as well as poems and songs. 


Spanish Program introduces students to basic colors, shapes and numbers in Spanish.  Students also engage in daily Spanish Music and Movement and lessons to allow students to immerse in the language and cultures that speak Spanish. 


Opportunities for Family Involvement

Parents and family members are able to volunteer regularly in class and at school programs or field trips.  We offer a minimum of 4 field trips per school year.  We also may ask for parent or community support for seasonal or educational 

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classroom Levels

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Entry

 

Thematic Lessons that encourage Language Development

Sensory activities for discovery and exploration 

Daily activities that Promote social skills 

Lessons that promote self-help skills

Bible Story Lessons with Memory Skill Themes

Literacy Enriched Music and Movement 

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Intermediate

 

Thematic Lessons on Countries Around the World

Hands on projects that reinforce number/letter skills

Daily activities that build literacy 

Lessons that promote problem-solving 

Students learn conflict resolution strategies 

Bible Story Lessons and Memorization techniques 

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Advanced/ Transitional Kindergarten