Developmental Kindergarten

St. Paul the Apostle School is excited to announce the opening of a Developmental Kindergarten in the Fall of 2018! St. Paul the Apostle’s Developmental Kindergarten (DK) program will build the foundation for a young child’s success in elementary school by using a developmentally based curriculum centered on the growth of the whole child. The DK curriculum addresses children’s academic, social, and emotional learning, as well as physical, thinking, language, and faith development. Students must be 4 years of age prior to September 1, 2018 in order to apply.

Power Point Presentation

Click the image above to view our Power Point Presentation from our info session on November 2, 2017

Class Schedule

Morning session 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM       OR         Afternoon session 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Friday Schedule – 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM for all students

Enrichment Program

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM     OR     12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
This option is available for students in both Morning & Afternoon sessions as the second half of the day. Morning & Afternoon sessions combine for lunch and rest times.

Curriculum Highlights

  • Math Readiness – Activities and games are designed to teach beginning math skills, such as understanding the relationship between numbers and quantities, sorting and classifying objects, creating a repeating pattern, and building two-dimensional shapes.
  • Reading Readiness – Oral and listening activities are designed to lay the foundation of pre-reading skills, such as associating sounds with letters, producing rhyming words, understanding the basic features of print, and recalling key details from familiar texts.
  • Science – Students actively explore Science Technology Engineering & Math (STEM) phenomena through hands-on activities in our STEM center. Activities are designed to teach investigation and experimentation using the five senses.
  • Social Studies – Our curriculum focuses on models of good citizenship, beginning what it means to be a good citizen in the classroom, in the school, and in our community.
  • Religion – The curriculum is full of exciting, spiritual reading and learning and will lay the foundation for the students’ faith journey.
  • Enrichment Program – Supplemental to the DK curriculum with enhancements to the units of study. Age appropriate programming utilizing outside vendors will be incorporated throughout the year.
Application and Admission Process can be found on the DK Admission Process Page

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