Welcome to the wonderful world of kindergarten! It is our goal to help each child discover the magic of learning. We find out about the world around us by working collaboratively, independently and engaging our minds, hands, and creativity! We invite you to schedule a tour for a first-hand glimpse of kindergarten.
TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN GIVES STUDENTS THE GIFT OF TIME.
Ascension Lutheran School offers a Transitional Kindergarten (TK) and Kindergarten experience designed to increase children’s academic, social, and developmental readiness for the challenges that await them in subsequent grades. Kindergarten and (TK) are based on age, assessment, preschool recommendation, and parent/teacher conversations.
Transitional Kindergarten – Age 4 yr 9 months – 5 yrs (must be 5 years by the end of December to qualify) or placement based on assessment and parent/preschool input.
Second-Year Kindergarten – Students must be 5 years of age by September 1.
In the Kindergarten program, children flourish academically and socially in a developmentally appropriate environment. Students feel confident, safe, and loved while being challenged to new heights. In this traditional kindergarten classroom format, students build upon their previous experience whether it be from our TK class or a preschool. Upon successful completion of kindergarten, students will advance to first grade.
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Transitional Kindergarten – Frequently Asked Questions
What are the benefits of Transitional Kindergarten? How are Kindergarten concepts introduced? What is the schedule for a TK day? Get the answers to these questions and more…
3 Reasons Why Our Kindergarten Program May be a Great Choice for Your Child. A transitional kindergarten year can serve as an invaluable bridging year between preschool and kindergarten. Consider these three compelling reasons why a transitional kindergarten year may be best for your student…
Kindergarten Exploration Bingo! Kindergarten is a wonderful year of growth and exploration for your child. Preparing for this year can become a fun family adventure!