Pre-Casa

Pre-Nursery

This is a one-year program designed for 2-3 year olds who are ready to attend class by themselves.The primary language of instruction is English. Chinese (Putonghua) is taught as a second language.

Students who have turned three will be invited to join the Casa (Kindergarten) program.

Objectives

This program helps students develop in the following areas: language and literacy, cognitive, physical and social-emotional.

Language and Literacy

  • Communicate thoughts in words, develop spoken language and expand vocabulary
  • Recognize letters and develop sound matches
  • Listen with understanding and respond to directions and conversations

Cognitive

  • Math development - recognize numbers, count objects, identify and name shapes, sort and classify
  • Social studies development - learn about the continents, countries, people and their culture
  • Artistic development - explore and expand fine motor skills through the use of crayons, glue and scissors

Physical

  • Develop large muscle skills through exercise, creative movement, balancing, jumping and running
  • Develop fine motor skills through practical life activities such as cutting paper, coloring within lines, manipulating puzzles pieces and stringing beads
  • Potty training

Social-Emotional

  • Develop self-control and comfort away from parent
  • Engage in cooperative group play
  • Develop initiative and independence
  • Develop problem-solving skills
  • Develop practical skills such as serving snacks and cleaning up
  • Develop grace and courtesy skills

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Details

Age Group:
2-3 years
Prerequisite:
Acceptance will be determined by the readiness of the child and the availability of space. Minimum age is 24 months.
Priority:
Admission priority is given to PNSS and TOM Bilingual playgroup students
Languages:
Primary language of instruction is English. Chinese (Putonghua) is taught as a second language.
Instructors:
Montessori, English and Putonghua language teachers
Campuses:
Class Time:
5 classes per week, 2 hours per class
School year is September to mid-August
Sessions:
Mon-Fri, 8:30-10:30 AM
Mon-Fri, 10:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Mon-Fri, 2-4 PM
Tuition:
For 2016-2017 School Year:
$66,000* per annum
(to be paid in 12 instalments)
*subject to change September 1, 2017

For 2017-2018 School Year:
$69,600# per annum
(to be paid in 12 instalments)
#subject to EDB approval
Uniform:
Summer: $220 per set
Winter: $320 per set
School Bus:
Not Available
Advance to:
To Apply: