Our enhanced Junior Kindergarten (4-year-old) program is a 10-month program that has been well thought out and based on best practice as well as worldwide research. It is an inquiry-based program that incorporates best practices. With a focus on literacy and numeracy, there is ample time for the children to learn through exploration. The flexible schedule allows for time in the Centre for Learning & Wellness, Benidickson Centre for Arts & Design, and exploring our magnificent outdoor space. With a low child-to-educator ratio, the day is filled with a combination of educator-guided and student-guided activities as well as exposure to music, dance, French, and physical education.
With the child at the heart of the program, we have created a balanced and focused curriculum including:
Junior Kindergarten provides a solid foundation of inquiry for the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme, which is offered in Junior School (Kindergarten to Grade 5).