Preschool in The Laurel Room

Preschool students must be 3 years old upon starting school at ELM

Our youngest students are on a path to viewing themselves as leaders and learners in the Laurel Room. Each child benefits from a carefully-designed environment based on who they are as an individual, the social and cultural context in which they live, and where they are in their development.

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

Preschool Class Options

(based on availability)

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