The Elementary

    

A program for children aged 6 to 12 where their critical reasoning skills begin to develop and their love for learning is being strengthened

A six-year program where the different subjects are presented in a sequence that moves from the whole to its parts, overview to details.

The Elementary program:

  • Provides a carefully prepared and stimulating environment in which children can develop the basic skills, proper attitudes and habits, for lifelong learning.
  • Helps the children develop a free and inquiring mind in all areas of interest.
  • Provides venue where exchange of ideas and collaborative work among peers are respected thus developing the skills on how to work in a group.

Curriculum 

  • An integration of the subject areas of languages, mathematics, natural and physical sciences, and history. The program also includes music, art, physical education, practical arts, and religion or moral values education.
  • With the use of their reasoning mind and creative imagination, children are able to explore concepts and integrate them into a comprehensive whole using different didactic materials, cosmic stories and research work.
  • Due to their tendency to work and collaborate with their peers, presentations are usually given in small groups.
  • Lessons and activities for the week are planned individually by the children with their teachers.
  • The program is divided into two cycles:

First cycle(GS 1): for ages 6 to 9 (grades 1-3)

Second cycle(GS 2): for ages 9 to 12 (grades 4-6)

Class Hours:

 First cycle(GS 1): 7:30 a.m. to 3:10 p.m.

Second cycle(GS 2): 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.