Tag: Kindergarten

It’s Time to Register!

How to Register Confirm your child’s school. Look up the school by boundary for students for next year (2017-2018). Start the registration process Register online now! Register for Kindergarten! Need help? See a video walk-through of the online process Register in person (printer required) Attend the follow-up appointment After you register online, please contact your school to arrange […]

Getting Ready for School

Kindergarten is a two-year program consisting of Junior and Senior Kindergarten. It is available to any child turning four (4) on or before December 31 and reflects the educational policies and learning expectations of the Ministry of Education and Training. Resources Welcome to your School Library Getting Ready to Learn: A Booklet for Parents Before […]

FAQ

About Kindergarten What are the benefits of full day learning in Kindergarten? Based on Dr. Charles Pascal’s report, “With Our Best Future in Mind,” Kindergarten provides children with a high quality seamless program that helps lay the foundation for a healthy and productive life. Through a rich play-based environment children will build foundational cognitive, social, and […]

Kindergarten in Action

Learning Through Play Play-based learning is an essential part of a child’s development. Play provides opportunities to integrate all areas of learning. Children have opportunities to participate in activities that support their own interests. As well, educators guide children during play and extend and support their learning in various play centres throughout the day. More […]

The Kindergarten Program

The primary goals of the Kindergarten program are: to establish a strong foundation for learning in the early years; to help children make a smooth transition from home, child care, or preschool settings to school settings; to allow children to reap the many proven benefits of learning through relationships, and through play and inquiry; to […]

Welcome to Kindergarten

Kindergarten Registration for Fall 2018 is now open. We are delighted to welcome your child to Kindergarten! The purpose of Kindergarten is to help build a strong foundation for learning in a safe and caring play-based environment. Kindergarten promotes the social, emotional, physical, language, and cognitive development of all children. The Kindergarten program is based […]