Pre-Kindergarten in the Sequoia or Elderberry Rooms

Pre-Kindergarten students are 4 as of September 1st, 2017 for the 2017/2018 school year

ELM’s Pre-Kindergarten students receive exposure to a full Kindergarten curriculum in either the Elderberry or Sequoia Rooms. By using hands-on, engaging, and developmentally appropriate experiences for learning, our Pre-Kindergarten students gain knowledge in traditional Kindergarten content and continue to develop important critical thinking and leadership skills.

Program Components

  • Leadership development through the teaching of the 7-Habits
  • Access to high-quality tools, resources, and learning materials
  • Weekly Kindermusik instruction
  • STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) specific programming
  • Block studio, movement room, art studio, yoga, and sensory experiences
  • Comprehensive learning framework based on eight critical content areas: Approaches to Learning, Social and Emotional Development, Physical Development and Health, Language, Litercy and Communication, Mathematics, Creative Arts, Science and Technology, and Social Studies
  • A low student to teacher ratio of 7:1 or 8:1, depending on classroom

Pre-Kindergarten Class Options

(based on availability)

Elderberry Room 

2 Days AM: Tuesday/Thursday from 8:30-11:20

3 Days AM: Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 8:30-11:20

5 Days AM: Monday-Friday from 8:30-11:20

3 Days PM: Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 11:50-2:40

 Sequoia Room Class Options

5 Days: Monday-Friday from 8:00-11:50