Our curriculum is fully aligned to Illinois Common Core standards for Kindergarten. We are proud to be accredited by NAEYC-the National Association for the Education of Young Children, and we exceed high national standards for quality early childhood education!
We have so many wonderful things to offer your young learner, including but not limited to...
* NAEYC Accredited learning program
* 3/4 Day class
* STEAM learning lab
* Play-based, hands on learning
* Certified lead teacher
* Assistant teacher
* Smaller class size for more individualized learning
* Certified Nature Playground
* Offsite and inhouse field trips
Weekly specials including...
Spanish with Senora West
Music with Ms. Sue
M-F 8:45am-1:15pm$625/mo 2023/24
Language Arts: Starfall Reading Program
Skills include reading, comprehension, phonetic awareness, writing, sight words, beginning grammar, sentence structure and vocabulary.
Guided Reading: Flying Start to Literacy
Skills include vocabulary instruction, phonics, text features, reading strategies and fluency are introduced and reinforced during small, leveled reading groups in the classroom. Guided reading groups are introduced in the second half of the year.
Mathematics: Envision Mathematics
Skills are introduced and reinforced through play, centers and hands-on learning opportunities.
Skills include counting, reading and writing numbers, patterns, shapes, data, addition, subtraction, and measurement.
Social Science: A-Z Science Series
Skills addressed include hypotheses, data sheets, using diagrams, drawing conclusions, observations, graphing, inference, experimentation, and the use of scientific tools.
in-house field trips, community helpers, local field trips, and character trait building.
Students learn to regulate their emotions and reactions, interact with peers, confidence building, age appropriate communications, character building