Welcome to the School-age Program
Our Program Statement
The School Age Program offers an inclusive, safe, respectful, peaceful and stimulating environment where children are able to children initiate ideas, plan, problem-solve, make meaningful choices and act spontaneously through play. Children have opportunities to engage in active, creative and meaningful exploration, and inquiry indoors and outdoors. The intentionally planned environment is home like, relaxing and comfortable where children can grow and develop according to their individual needs and abilities.
The Registered Early Childhood Educators are present to guide, encourage, support and facilitate learning. The Registered Early Childhood Educators participate with the children as engaged learners, investigators and planner in the inquiry process. Curriculum opportunities are planned to engage children in sustained complex play and inquiry.
The children are viewed as competent, capable individuals, contributing team members, their ideas and contributions are valued in curriculum planning.
The school age program is dedicated to building connections and fostering positive partnerships between home, the school age program and the community. Families are recognized as a valuable members of the program and family involvement is encouraged.