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Program Overviews

 
     
 

Developmental Kindergarten:

This program was developed by Butterhill as a transitional program between pre-school and kindergarten for children  who need more time to mature. Children work on kindergarten skills but at a pace appropriate  for their development. The curriculum includes  learning stations with cooperative games for language, pre-reading, and pre-math skills.  Gross and fine motor skills are refined.  Circle time includes calendar, weather, pledge and discussion on the program for the day. Lauguagae Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies  are incorporated in the program. The children study different countries on a monthly basis.  The children are made ready to  enter kindergarten and future school years with the confidence and maturety to better succeed. The program is a half-day program.

 
   

First Class Amenities

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Well Planned Daily Program

Learning Stations 09:00 - 09:30
Fine and Gross Motor Skill Time 09:30 - 10:00
Snack Time & Story Time 10:30 - 10:45
Thematic Units & Specials 10:30 - 11:15
Free Play, Outside or Inside 11:15 - 11:45
Lunch 11:45 - 12:00
Dev. K Pragram Ends 12:00 - 12:00
   

Experienced Staff

Miss LuAnn is teacher in the Developmental Kindergarten class. She has been with Butterhill for 12 years. She has her BA in Elementary and Special Education. The developmental kindergarten class is a unique class created by Mrs. Jones. Miss Luann has been the teacher of the class since its beginning eight years ago. Miss Luann prepares children for kindergarten by making them feel confident within themselves. She enhances the class by having the students learn about a different country on a monthly basis. She has a kind, up beat personality and sees every child as an individual with special talents.