Junior K & K

Junior Kindergarten/Kindergarten Multi-Age  -Apple Room
Must be 5 years old by December 31st or recommended by previous year’s teacher
Must be 5 years old by October 1st to be a Kindergartener/After Oct. 1 the child is a Jr. Kindergartener
Four Day and Five Day Option
Club MED 1:30 dismissal only for this classroom
20 children maximum
2 teachers

  • Curriculum: We use the Scripture Bites curriculum as a base for our monthly thematic, center-based programming that incorporates all subject areas. Arizona Early Childhood Learning Standards, Arizona Kindergarten Standards and Teaching Strategies Gold objectives are used as well. We also use child-initiated learning and projects that focus on the interests of the children.
  • Every day includes: Bible, Language & Literature, Math/Number Concepts, Art Science, Social Studies and Outdoor Play (many times these areas are integrated. )Lesson plans will still align with our philosophy to included hands-on, interactive learning being our main focus to promote a sincere love of learning and cultivate a positive attitude toward school.
  • Weekly P.E. and Music Classes
  • This class is geared to expose our older students to a more structured school day yet allow them the advantage of a familiar and nurturing classroom setting to help boost their leadership skills along with emotional maturity.
  • This class is also geared toward families that are looking for an alternative to the high pressure kindergartens in many elementary schools.
  • After completing this class, most students will attend kindergarten at their next school and some students will go on to attend first grade.