SonShine Holy Family Preschool is a developmental program which
encourages the growth of the whole child. The program provides an educational
foundation which includes all aspects of child development: social, emotional,
cognitive, physical, and spiritual. Children learn from daily interactions with
their environment. Our preschool allows the children to interact with
materials, their peers, and adults. Our primary teaching goal is to help young
children use the environment productively and see themselves as capable
The primary curriculum utilized is Big Day for Pre-K by Scholastic. Big Day for PreK is a proven effective comprehensive early learning program that embraces children’s natural curiosity and encourages them to explore and connect to the world around them. The curriculum is comprehensive and centered around four main concepts: big experiences, meaningful conversations, children's literature, and innovative technology.
Preschool classes are offered for children turning 3 by August 1, 2013. The three year old program meets twice a week for three hours each day. There is a morning and afternoon class offered. For students who are 4 by August 1, 2013, a four year old program is offered. Parents may choose to enroll their child in the two day program or the three day program. The three day program allows for further extension on the concepts learned during the week. Additionally, students benefit from the three day program in a smoother transition to kindergarten .