The CCCS Early Childhood Program A developmentally appropriate, child-centered community of PreK, Kindergarten, and First Grade learners focused on Spiritual, Academic, and Social growth. Scope Includes
+ Interactions among classes The Early Childhood staff will strive to create a close-knit community among our youngest CCCS students. Activities such as a sensory hall, shared holiday activities, and Buddy Readers are examples.
+ Hallway safety
PreK will arrive/dismiss through the outside classroom door at 8:00 am and 2:30 pm. The door into the early development hallway will be monitored for security
Students will participate in the following Specials: Art, Technology, Music, and P.E.
+Social Skills Instruction Students will participate in social skills instruction at each grade level.
++ PreK students will receive informal daily instruction through interactive lessons and coaching by the PreK staff.
++ Kindergarten will participate in lessons through the Kelso program.
++ First Grade will utilize the Auto B. Good program.
++ Teachers will utilize the Catholic Connections Crosswalk in the Superkids Language Arts program to enhance social skills instruction.
++ The Early Childhood staff will utilize classroom management plans with shared vocabulary and behavioral expectations to maximize consistency from grade to grade. Additional Resources
YMCA Partnership - Kindergym and Swim lessons - PreK Swim lessons for K & 1 Coyle Library - Biweekly visits to Coyle Library Children’s Room to enhance library curriculum for PreK & Kindergarten