While daily routines can vary depending on the weather, time of year, and special events, a typical day follows the schedule shown below. For detailed information about our curriculum, click here.
- Morning Program Schedule
- Afternoon Preschool Schedule
- Extended Primary Schedule
- Before and After Care Schedule
|8:50–9:10 a.m.||Drop-off and welcoming of the children|
|9:10–10:45 a.m.||Circle/work time|
|10:45–11:15 a.m.||Playground activities|
|11:15–11:45 a.m.||Work time|
|11:45–12 noon||Calendar/story/end of day|
|12:50–1:10 p.m.||Drop-off and welcoming of the children|
|1:10–1:45 p.m.||Circle/work time|
|1:45–2:15 p.m.||Playground activities|
|2:15–3:45 p.m.||Work time|
|3:45–4:00 p.m.||Calendar/story/end of day|
Extended Primary Program
|9:00 a.m.–12 noon||Your choice of a.m. classes|
|12 noon–12:45 p.m.||Lunch|
|12:45–1:15 p.m.||Playground activities|
|1:15–2:45 p.m.||Circle/work time|
|2:45–3:00 p.m.||End of day|
Joining Us Before/After Class Time
Children joining us for childcare will be brought to or from their classrooms for childcare at their classroom start or end times. If your child has not been picked up by 15 minutes after class, they will automatically be clocked into childcare. Click here for our before and after care general schedule.
Observe a Class
By observing a class you will get a feel for the environment and curriculum. Feel free to observe multiple classrooms to make sure you have the best fit possible for your child.
Goals of the Classroom
Our classrooms, which we call the prepared environment, will allow your child a great deal of independence within a defined structure.
Choosing the Right Class
Our teachers can offer invaluable guidance. We want your child to be happy and successful at Fountainhead, just as you do.
Is Montessori right for my child?
Observe a class and see if Fountainhead is the best placement for your family. By observing a class you will get a feel for the environment and curriculum. Feel free to observe multiple classrooms to make sure you have the best fit possible for your child.