Kindergarten

Learning. Laughter. Discovery. Kindergarten at ACDS encompasses the creative play of childhood and learning opportunities designed to enrich the whole child.

The ACDS Kindergarten program features small class sizes enabling our dedicated teachers to provide individualized attention. Kindergarten at ACDS features a wide range of activities that engage the spectrum of developmental skills critical to later academic success: pre-academic practice, self-care, focus and self-control, social interaction, sensory-motor progression — and fun!

Our teachers create a joyful, safe learning environment that includes circle time, instructional centers and self-directed tasks. We also welcome guest speakers throughout the year to share their professional expertise, cultural knowledge, and other topics of interest to the children.

Overview

Class Schedule

  • Monday-Friday 8am - 2pm with an optional hour of supervised, child-directed play from 2pm - 3pm.
  • Optional extended care through Apple Tree is available from 3pm - 6pm
  • Before-school care is complimentary for students in Kindergarten to 8th grade
  • 12:1 student to teacher ratio