To provide a preschool program dedicated to developing self-esteem, confidence and social skills in toddlers, 2, 3, 4 and 5 year-olds while delivering a high quality early learning educational curriculum which focuses on the development of the whole child. Our Before School and After School Programs provide a safe and nurturing environment with organized, well-planned activities on a daily basis for children whose families desire stimulating, educational, and entertaining opportunities for their children during their extended day at the JCC.
Toddler through Preschool
A 5-hour preschool program is available for children from ages 15 months until they enter kindergarten which offers students numerous activities to learn letters, phonics, numbers, colors, shapes, science, social studies, cooperation and self-help skills while discovering the world around them. Throughout the year, the curriculum revolves around the central themes with continuous early learning opportunities with both a teacher and child self-directed approach during various times of the day.
A 5 ¼ hour kinder program expands their cognitive and intellectual growth, computer skills, listening skills, fine and large motor skills, social and emotional growth. This is an accelerated kindergarten program where students learn a complete range of information in all critical areas. With our low student-teacher ratio, our children have a tremendous opportunity for success. Our complete curriculum includes reading, writing, math, science, social studies, geography and computer skills and is presented in a highly skillful manner which fully prepares each student with an excellent foundation for first grade.
Before and After School Programs
These programs offer a safe and professional environment designed to enhance social skills and provide academic support. Children experience a wide array of activities ranging from weekly arts and crafts projects, indoor and outdoor games and fun and monthly themes that promote social interaction and school involvement. The Before School and After School Programs are available on all school days and are available only to JCC School students.