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Whittier Friends School

6726 Washington Avenue
Whittier, CA 90601

(562) 945-1654


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

From the Director:

We provide a variety of developmentally appropriate activities and experience and have activity groups based on skill levels

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense
Time & space
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Visual arts
Physical activity
Other subjects taught

Quality of Teaching

Individualized Teaching: From the Director

We purposely limit our enrollment so that each child recieves personalized insruction. Our 4-5 year old students are academically and socially prepared for kindergarten.