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Kindergarten

 

Kindergarten


Our kindergarten students experience teacher led, hands-on learning in a full day program. Instruction is presented in developmentally appropriate ways with a focus on social interactions, exploration, and individual needs.  Each kindergartner grows socially, spiritually, and academically while having fun!

Student Activities

-Physical education 2 days per week
-Music education 2 days per week
-Art education 1 day per week
-SJA Library visit 1 day per week
-Computer education 1 day per week
-Beginning second semester, Kindergartners attend weekly class Liturgies
-Participate in school wide service projects throughout the year
-Integration of technology, utilizing our Clevertouch boards, iPads and laptops

 

Daily Activities

-Arrival at 8:10 a.m.
-Coursework
     *Religion
     *Language Arts (reading and writing)
     *Math
     *Science
     *Social Studies
-Calendar
-Phonics Dance
-Heggerty Phonemic Awareness
-Accelerated Reader
-Recess (AM/PM)
-Quiet Time
-Learning Centers/Free Choice Time
-Dismissal 2:50 p.m.
 

Weekly Activities

-Physical Education
-Music Education
-Art Education
-Computer Education
-Group Enrichment Class
-Attend School Liturgies
-Assist with School Service Projects

School Resources

-School Clinic
-Library
-Extended Day program available 7:00-7:45 am and 2:50-6:00 pm
-Technology, including Clevertouch boards, iPads and laptops

Student Support Services

Kindergarten students have the following support and services available to them through our ASP (Auxiliary Support Personnel).
-Reading Intervention
-Math Intervention
-Speech and Language Services
-Intervention Specialist
-School Counselor
-School Clinic


Extra-Curricular Activities

CYO Cross Country
Wee Pee In-House Baseball
Wee Pee In-House Basketball
SJA Drama Club
American Heritage Girls
 





 

 


 

"St. Joan of Arc has so much to offer - from musicals, band, choir, religious studies, enrichment studies, to a caring staff that goes out of its way to make the kids feel at home. I love that SJA offers what all the "big" schools have with the feel of a "small" school!"
-Andrea, SJA Parent, January 7th, 2019