Nursery Program

Our Nursery Classroom is designed for two and three year olds.

Each day there are projects, games, a circle time and free choice activities to allow children to express themselves while learning and being introduced to materials appropriate for their use. Building a foundation of trust and security is our primary focus in the first few weeks as children adjust to their first school experience.

The adult to child ratio is 1 to 6 and the class consists of 12 children each day.

Preschool Program

Our Preschool Classroom is designed for three and four year olds.

Teachers continue to support children’s learning by cultivating a community of mutual respect, opportunities to practice open communication and problem solving. Each day’s program includes projects, free choice activities, a circle time, games and manipulative materials designed to introduce academic and life experience skills. The program places emphasis on the joy of learning and creative expression without any pressure and with a nurturing attitude toward the individual child.

The adult to child ratio is 1 to 8 and the class consists of 15 to 16 children each day.

Pre-Kindergarten Program

Our Pre-K Classroom is designed for four and five + year olds.

Our Pre-K Program provides a complete, balanced and non-stressful curriculum designed to prepare the children for Kindergarten. It is individualized and supportive with emphasis on oral expression, reading readiness, math, number skills and problem solving. The program draws from all areas of the curriculum to enhance and support these important skills.

We maintain an adult to child ratio of 1 to 9 and the class consists of 18 children each day.

Enrichment Program

 

Our Enrichment Programs offer a wide variety of learning opportunities for children to develop and refine skills in all areas, including fine and gross motor movement, cognitive, artistic expression, language, social, and self-regulation. Our classes are crafted and delivered by credentialed teachers to ensure a quality experience for each child. Enrichment Programs are included at no additional costs to our families.

Panda Bear Mobile Gymnastics

All classes, and children who are ready, can participate in this gymnastics class. Children will become confident in their abilities as they maneuver through obstacle courses, balance on beams, flip on bars, jump on trampolines, and practice their tumbling and vaulting. All of these activities assist in building children’s confidence, expands motor development skills, increase coordination, which leads to happy, smiling kids.

Jamaroo Kids Dance

All classes, and children who are ready, can participate in this introductory to dance class. Classes include a warm-up circle, stretching games, across the floor activities, imaginative dance, partner dance and free dance. Students explore different styles of dance and music from around the world. Throughout the year, students build their dance repertoire by adding: combination steps, body isolations, and layers of movement, keeping them challenged and engaged.

Youth First Sports

Coach Mike introduces all of the children the basics of soccer in his weekly sessions. Children will learn practical knowledge about teamwork, sportsmanship, taking turns and cooperation, all while engaging in physical fitness and learning the basic rules of the game.

Music Program

In our Music Program, children participate together in musical activities designed to encourage improvisation, independence and creativity. All of our classes participate in our Music program weekly.

Spanish Program

In our Spanish Program, children work on developing language acquisition focused around live instruction, songs, stories and active play. All of our classes participate in our Spanish Program weekly.

Cooking Class

In our Cooking Class, children learn to create, measure, and taste foods from around the world. Cooking class is held every Thursday.

Summer Camp

ENROLLMENT NOW OPEN FOR SUMMER 2020

Our summer camp is open to children ages two to six years old.

We carefully designed our summer camp to be an enjoyable experience for all age groups by adapting to each child’s developmental level and interests.

Our flexible schedule allows you to find what works best for your family. Although our program is open to the community, the summer camp is a great way for children to transition to our program if they will be continuing on with us in the fall.

Please submit your application to info@littleschoolmv.org. If you have any questions about our summer program, please feel free to call 415-383-9696.