Program Description

 

Full Day Programs : Early Education

  • Traditionally referred to as “childcare”
  • Available from 6 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Programs run year-round
  • We have dedicated classrooms for all age groups.

 Infants & Toddlers

Jr. Junction Day School - Infant & Toddler Program

  • Infant ratio: 1 teacher / 4 students / group size up to 8 students
  • Toddler ratio: 1 teacher / 7 students / group size up to 14 students
  • Supports development of social skills
  • Encourages language development
  • Provide safe and age appropriate inside and outside equipment and activities
  • Creates play opportunities for both large and small muscle usage
  • Music – Art – Sensory Activities
  • Including Story Time and Introduction to Visually Speaking Sign.

Preschool

Jr. Junction Day School - Preschool Programs

  • Ratio: 1 teacher / 10 students / group size up to 20 students
  • Begins to engage in a “traditional” classroom experience
  • Introduction to language arts, math, science, art, sensory and writing concepts
  • Enjoys off site field trips

Pre-Kindergarten

Jr. Junction Day School - Pre-Kindergarten Programs

  • Ratio: 1 teacher / 10 students / group size up to 20 students
  • Participates in a regular outlined classroom experiences
  • Engages in many creative art, sensory, music and science activities
  • Begins to develop critical thinking skills and social consciences
  • Enjoys outside learning experiences
  • Begins pre-reading and language art development

Jr-Kindergarten

Jr. Junction Day School - Jr-Kindergarten Program Overview

  • Ratio: 1 teacher / 10 students / group size up to 20 students
  • This program was created to give those children who have fall and very early winter birthdays an opportunity to experience a “mini” kindergarten curriculum.
  • Similar to a kindergarten program in concept however the SLO’s are scaled down.