Aspirations School of Learning
Looking for a fantastic full day kindergarten program for your child? Make sure you explore Aspirations School of Learning. They offer a full day kindergarten program that provides much lower teacher/student ratios than the public school system and is a very short drive away.
Aspirations Kindergarten is open to children who have reached their fifth birthday by September 1 of the year of entry. They use California State Standards as a framework for curriculum design. And additional instruction is provided for students, adding deeper elements to their course of study during the year. Children are exposed to and invited to participate in Music, Spanish, and American Sign Language classes and they have a dedicated art teacher on site. In fact, the art studio is amazing. Go see it!
Aspirations nurturing program creates an environment that is very much a home away from home. They use a Reggio approach to learning. This approach involves students in the teaching process and teachers are trained to utilize the interests of the children in the learning process. While the school has the same standards to meet as other schools academically, they also have the flexibility to go above and beyond. If you’re looking for a more peaceful and comforting environment, you can really feel that as you walk around the campus. Their Kindergarten teaching staff have extensive backgrounds in Early Childhood Education, training and experience in teaching in a Reggio-inspired classroom, and Teaching Credentials.
Aspirations offers programs for infants through kindergarten. But, you don’t have to have attended their preschool program to jump into the kindergarten program. So, if you’ve been looking for an alternative to the public school half day program or you want a more intimate environment for your child to learn and a Reggio approach to learning, give them a call. Angie Triana in a long-time resident of San Elijo Hills and is the Senior Director of the school. She will be happy to set up a tour for you and answer any questions you may have.