Parent Role

Transitional Kindergarten/Kindergarten Program

The New Heights Charter School Transitional Kindergarten program is for children who have their fifth birthday between September 2 and December 2

The Transitional Kindergarten program may also include kindergarten-age children who need a more developmental approach to learning.

The transitional kinder/kinder classroom provides students with the following:

·        a lively and developmentally appropriate classroom environment;

·        academic and socio-emotional support for young learners;

·        small group activities and differentiated instruction;

·        blended kindergarten content standards, preschool foundations, and developmental extended opportunities for language, literacy, and development of math concepts through songs, play, games, and other engaging activities;

·        culturally responsive and relevant content; and

·        ongoing, intentional and purposeful parent, family and community engagement.