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Kingston Parish

Po Box 471
Mathews, VA 23109-0471

(804) 725-2175


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"To provide protection, guidance, and supervision.
To promote a sense of security and a sense of self-worth.
To provide age appropriate activities for their total development.
To increase their sense of awareness in their physical, psychological, and emotional development.
To increase opportunities for social interaction in an environment with their peers and adults.
To provide opportunities to develop small motor skills, i.e. holding a crayon, using scissors; and large motor skills, i.e. skipping, climbing.
To develop an appreciation for the arts, i.e. color, music, rhythmic movement.
To learn how to express feelings appropriately and to take responsibility for their own behavior.
To develop language and thinking skills.
Providing experiences that show God's love.

Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"8:30 Greeting/Journal Time
8:45 Morning Meeting - Attendance. Calendar work, weather work, letter recognition, number recognition
9:00 Centers/Computer/Art
9:50 Clean Up/Bathroom Time
10:00 Outside
10:30 Story Time and Reading
10:45 Snack and Bathroom
11:00 Music/Movement
11:15 Circle Time/Review of the Day
11:30 Dismissal
Excerpted from the preschool's website