Programs at a Glance

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Class Groupings

Classrooms are learning and social communities with children of varying abilities, ages, genders and backgrounds. Except at Pre-Primary, children generally remain three years in each classroom, experiencing increasingly complex work and developing order, initiative and responsibility within a family-like atmosphere. Older children become leaders and mentors, reinforcing social and academic lessons for their younger peers while expanding their own intellectual and social skills.

Program title Ages (Levels) Hours
Pre-Primary 1.5 - 3 (toddler) 8:30-12:30 or 8:30-2:30** (3,4,5 day options)
Primary 3 - 6 (pre-K & K) 8:30-12:30 or 8:30-2:30 M-F (K is full day)
Lower Elementary 6 - 9 (grades 1 - 3) 8:30-3:00
Upper Elementary 9 - 12 (grades 4 - 6) 8:30-3:00
** Starting in Fall 2013 extended days 8:30 - 5:30

After-School Care

(school year schedule Sept through mid-June)

Primary: 2:30-5:30
Elementary: 3:00-5:30


Summer Sessions

Mid-June to Mid-August

Classes are generally offered in two week sessions and follow one of two formats: Montessori curriculum combined with themed activities such as cooking, science and gardening. Specialty camps such as sports, computers, performing and visual arts.

Pre-Primary 8:30-12:30 or 8:30-2:30 (6/21/11 - 7/29/11 only)
Primary 8:30-2:30
Elementary 8:30-2:30
After-School Care 2:30-5:30 (Primary & Elementary only)

Vacation Child Care

(2 weeks each for Winter & Spring breaks and in early August)

Primary 8:30-2:30
Elementary 8:30-2:30
After-School Care 2:30-5:30

 

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