Transitional Elementary 4.5-7 Yrs.
Kindergarten & First Grade Transitional Program
Fountainhead's Dublin campus offers a Transitional Elementary program for transitioning kindergarten & first grade students. Our Dublin campus is conveniently located at the 580/680 interchange.
This 8:45am -3:00pm program is specifically geared towards 5-7 year olds. Over the next year we will be adding additional playgrounds, classrooms, and enrichment programs for our Elementary program. For frequently asked questions about our Elementary Program, click here.
Our Elementary program offers critical thinking skills, developmentally appropriate instruction, multicultural curriculum, multi-sensory curriculum, integrated curriculum and cooperative learning. Students actively learn within a prepared environment of attractive, carefully sequenced materials fo kindergarten and first grade levels.
Our Elementary program features many Enrichment programs. These include but are not limited to: Music, Garden (including Botany and Zoology), Science, and Immersion Foreign Language in Spanish or Mandarin, and Physical Activity. The class ratio is 1:10 and the classroom has a maximum size of 20. Transitional Elementary Weekly Schedule. As always Fountainhead offers an inclusive program with optional before and after care and optional summer camps.
The prepared environment of the Lower Elementary classrooms consolidates the foundation of concrete learning developed during the Primary years and provides ever-increasing opportunities for abstract thought. Please note that children must be 5 years of age by December 1st to be eligible for this class.
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.