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Le Jardin Academy

917 Kalanianaole Hwy
Kailua, HI 96734-4600

Phone:
(808) 261-0707

Website:

Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

A Typical Day

"6:30 - 7:30 a.m.
Early care

7:30 a.m.
Welcome in homeroom classroom
8:00 a.m.


Flag ceremony. The JK students participate, starting in October, on the first and last day of each week. The PK students participate starting in January on the last day of each week.
8:15 - 11:15 a.m.
















Learning circle (attendance, calendar, weather, finger plays, songs,

learning games and focus of the day)

20 - 45 minutes of teacher-directed and center-based activities

15 - 30 minute recess scheduled between 9:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.

20 minute snack scheduled between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.

Classes by specialists

French (PK twice a week for 15 minutes; JK twice a week for 25 minutes)
Music (PK/JK once a week whole group for 20 minutes and once a week half group for 20 minutes)

PE (PK once a week for 30 minutes; JK twice a week for 25 minutes)

Art (PK/JK once a week for 45 minutes)

11:20 - 11:50 a.m.




PK early dismissal

PK lunch period for students staying after 11:20 a.m.

JK recess



11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. JK lunch period

PK recess







After School Offerings
Students have the opportunity to participate in these after school activities with extra fees:

Ballet by Premiere Steps Dance

Hula by School of Honolulu Dance Theatre

Kindermusik by Pacific Intercultural Academy

Golf by Koolau Golf Club














JK Afternoon Schedule

12:30 - 1:00 p.m. Share/learning circle/stories
1:00 or 1:15 p.m. Nap (non-sleepers rest for a minimum of 30 min.)
2:15 p.m. Wake-up and dismissal
2:30 - 6:00 p.m. Refer to schedule in Extended Day Handbook
Students should bring to school a heavy art apron (no plastic aprons), fitted mat cover (light cotton fabric, 44" x 20") and a change of clothes in a gallon sized ziplock bag. Please label all items with your child's name.


PK Afternoon Schedule

12:30 - 2:15 p.m. Restrooms/stories
ap (non-sleepers rest for a minimum of 30 min.)
2:15 - 2:30 p.m. Wake-up and dismissal
2:30 - 6:00 p.m. Refer to schedule in Extended Day Handbook
























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Excerpted from the preschool's website