St. Alexander Preschool

Our Philosophy

 

St. Alexander Preschool provides an academic experience aligned with The National Association of The Education of Young Children and The Office of Catholic Schools Early Childhood Department. Young children learn best through manipulation of materials and hands-on experiences. Faith lessons are incorporated using the faith formation program Pflaum Seeds. Early Literacy is introduced using the High Scope Reading Program.

About Our Teachers

St. Alexander School has an experienced Preschool teacher and assistants with the following credentials:

  • Many years experience in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade.
  • Masters Level Certified Teacher in Curriculum and Instruction.
  • Two assistants with many years of Catholic Preschool experience.

Daily Schedule

Circle Time

Children begin with daily prayer and circle time includes name recognition, children’s literature stories, calendar activities, music and the Yogakids Program.

 

Center Time

Children engage in work and play including a literacy area, math area, art experiences, dramatic play and sensory experiences.

 

Small Group Instruction

Children engage in math and reading readiness activities. Also small group science and social studies lessons are incorporated.

 

Preschool Backyard

Children participate in an outdoor play area that fosters large motor development and socialization.

 

Snack

Children’s snack time always begins with a blessing. Snack time encourages manners, cooperation, socialization and healthy food choices.

 

Click on the links below for preschool forms:

 

Admission Application PK Half Day

Admission Application PK Full Day

 

 

 

 

“Time for Twos” Program

Time for Twos is a program ideal for the two year old toddler who is preparing to enter preschool next year. This is an introductory class for Mom and toddler and encourages development through play and learning.  Your child will experience music movement, large and fine motor activities, snack, and social development.  The class is a four week session on Tuesdays in October from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.  Cost of the four week session is $50.00.

For more information please contact Mrs. Martino at 708-448-0408 or email Mmartino@stalexanderschool.com

 

St. Alexander Preschool

Time for Twos Program

Registration Form

 

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Time for Twos Program

 

St. Alexander Preschool

Time For Twos Program

Time for Twos is a program ideal for the two year old toddler who is preparing to enter preschool next year.  This is a preschool readiness class for Mom and toddler.  The classes encourage development through learning and play.  Your child will experience music movement, gross and fine motor activities, snack and social development.  The class is a four week session on Tuesdays in October from 9:15—10:15 am. The dates are October 4,11, 18, 25.  Cost of the four week program is  $50.00.

For more information please contact Mrs. Martino at 708-448-0408 or email at mmartino@stalexanderschool.com.