Our Kindergarten program includes:

  • 5 days of class from 8:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Adherence to Florida’s Sunshine State Standards for Education (see below for more info)
  • Beyond Centers & Circle Time Curriculum incorporated into Standards
  • Spanish, Art, & Music classes
  • Team sports
  • Weekly Stretch & Grow Exercise class
  • Teacher to Student Ratio of 2:12
  • Weekly Chapel
 

Curriculum Areas:

Religion:
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Christian Curriculum
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Christian social teachings
  • Demonstrates reverence during prayer
Math:
  • Understands and applies math language, symbols, and reasoning to solve problems
  • Count to 100 by ones
  • Reads and writes numerals from 0-20
  • Compares numbers by greater than, less than, equal to
  • Solves addition and subtraction problems by using objects or drawings
  • Works with numbers 11-19 to gain foundation for place value
  • Describes measurable attributes of objects such as length or weight
  • Identifies, describes, compares, and creates shapes
English/Language Arts/Reading & Writing:
  • Demonstrates an understanding of spoken’words, syllables, and sounds
  • Recognizes and produces rhyming words
  • Can isolate and pronounce initial, medial, and final sounds in words
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of one-to-one letter sound correspondence
  • Reads grade level appropriate sight words
  • Retells stories and recalls key details such as main idea, characters, and setting
  • Recognizes and prints upper and lowercase letters
  • Uses correct capitalization and punctuation
  • Uses a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose texts or narrate events
  • Participates in shared research and writing activities
Science/Social Studies
  • Explores, investigates, and collaborates on age-appropriate scientific concepts
  • Demonstrates an awareness of American history, people, events, and timeline
  • Develops an awareness of good citizenship and fair ways to make decisions
  • Uses age appropriate science and social studies vocabulary terms
Citizenship/Learner Behaviors – Students are expected to:
  • Follow class and school rules
  • Work well with classmates
  • Respect the rights and property of others
  • Respect authority figures
  • Communicate and listen attentively
  • Follow directions and routines independently
  • Complete tasks in a reasonable amount of time
  • Show a positive attitude and interest in learning
  • Complete and return homework
  • Take care of personal needs