At Christ Fellowship Academy, we hold a very dear responsibility to instill the love of learning in our students. Our Lil’Eagles Preschool Program provides a safe, healthy and engaging environment that fosters growth in your child’s development. Our team plans and implements a faith based curriculum that targets each preschooler’s physical, cognitive, social-emotional and spiritual growth.
We provide a structured environment that consists of hands-on learning paired with academics. We emphasize a Center-based, hands-on approach to learning that integrates motor skills, habits, listening, language, early literacy, scientific investigation and cultural lessons. Our early childhood educators also provide instructions that is developmentally appropriate and differentiated to meet the needs of all their students.
The environment and social interaction is key to your child’s cognitive development. Therefore, our preschool exhibits a fun, social environment where young children are given endless opportunities to engage in meaningful experiences. Above all, Christ Fellowship’s Lil’Eagles Preschool Program is a Christ loving environment that exists to surround your child with the love of God that overflows around us.
K2 Program ( children that have turned 2 by Sept. 1st of that school year)
Our program targeted areas: Cognition, Social, Emotional, Physical & Spiritual.
We focus on early literacy skills as well as math concepts such as; number recognition, counting, sorting, patterning, classification and more. We incorporate creative movement along with centers and hands on learning. We focus on character education where students learn how to develop good habits and interpersonal skills. We incorporate in-house field trips, special events and sensory days.
K3 Program ( children that have turned 3 by Sept. 1st of that school year)
This program incorporates the items above including practicing the formation of uppercase and lowercase letters A – Z, tracing numbers and their names. We also enhance their fine motor development learning with the creation of books and special projects.
Both programs are available half-day ( 8:15-12:00pm) or full day ( 8:15-2:00pm – including a nap).
In addition to the curriculum and activities followed in the classroom, these enrichment classes are included in the program.
A hands-on lab, once a week, where children learn scientific concepts at their level. They will participate in activities such as classifying rocks and minerals, making fossils out of play-do, mixing safe chemicals, planting seeds, and much more.
A high-energy class, once a week, where children learn about early music theory ( tempo, beat, etc.), composers, the use of different instruments, rehearsing for their music production that takes place in the Spring and much more.
Our Spanish teacher, twice a week, leads children in conversational Spanish while following the Spanish version of our curriculum. Letters, colors, numbers, shapes, and more are taught in a fun way through the use of puppets, Spanish books, projects, and more.
A literature-rich class, once a week, that incorporates different book series to encourage the love of reading in the smallest of our students. Children will engage with storytelling and song while learning about different authors and real-world thematic concepts. Children are invited to attend our book fairs throughout the year, book author visits, and our “Reading under the Stars” night event.
A technologically-rich class, once a week, where students are guided through different computer programs that complement curriculum aspects happening in the classroom; letter recognition, hand/eye coordination, and more.
RECESS / PLAYGROUND
Students go to recess, our playground, daily where gross motor development thrives through climbing, running, jumping, hopping, skipping and taking turns.