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Busy Bee Academy

1355 B River Road, P.O. Box 42259
Eugene, OR 97404

(541) 689-2770


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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based, Teacher-Led

Quality of Teaching

Individualized Teaching: From the Director

At Busy Bee Academy, we encourage parent envolvement. Parents are welcome to drop in at any time, have lunch with their children, accompany us on field trips, or just say hello. We know that the years leading up to age 7 are the most important in your child's development. We provide small class sizes to allow for individual attention and nurturing. We strive to provide a safe, clean, wholesome environment for your children to learn and grow.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

Busy Bee Academy offers your children a safe, fun and caring environment that is State Certified, hightly qualified teachers and staff, advanced early childhood curriculum that prepares children for Kindergarten and beyond, indoor and outdoor play areas, balanced hot lunches and snacks, games and crafts, after school care, drop in care, and childcare for special events and occasional holidays, field trips, and friendships that last a lifetime!

A Typical Day

Busy Bee Academy provides a fun-filled, well rounded education for your children aged 2 to 7 years. We adhere to traditional, age appropriate curriculums designed to prepare children for kindergarten and first grade by licensed and experienced teachers. Not only do we teach early reading, writing, and arithmatic, but our curriculums include additional learning activities and experiences. These include introductions to other languages, seasonlly appropriate fieldtrips, art, music, sign language, and good manners. We encourage and help children with their own social and emotional growth. Our staff specializes in making ever day an adventure!

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Extra staff dedicated to handle separation
  • Parents in classroom early on