STREAM Curriculum in Strafford, PA

At Assumption Academy, we follow the STREAM curriculum. This curriculum is for children ages birth to five and provides kids with core skills that form the building blocks for a lifelong love of learning. Using activities and routines that focus on the most important interactions in a child’s life, we provide children in Strafford, Devon, and St. Davids, PA with early tools and skills they’ll use all throughout life. Contact us today to learn more about our STREAM curriculum and kindergarten enrollment options.

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STREAM Curriculum

HIGHLIGHTS

Assumption Academy of Our Lady of the Assumption Parish was established in 1984.

  • NAEYC Accredited
  • Enrichment programs, in the areas of fitness, science, language development and other subject areas are offered to Pre-K and Kindergarten students
  • An outdoor playground and indoor gym to ensure regular physical activity
  • Master teachers in every classroom

Assumption Academy’s goal is to provide academic excellence and to instill the values of the Catholic community.


CURRICULUM

The PA State and NAEYC Standards are the basis of instruction, the curriculum includes activities in the areas of art, music and movement, role playing, fine and gross motor skills, number concepts, language experience, story times, cooking and science. Students also attend classes in religion, music and gym. Classes are taught in accordance with the State and Archdiocesan guidelines.

MISSION STATEMENT

With the love of Jesus Christ to guide us and under the mantle of Mary, our Mother, the staff and parents of Assumption Academy endeavor to foster the spiritual, intellectual, emotional and social development of each child entrusted to our care. We share in the mission of the parish of Our Lady of the Assumption Church by providing religious formation and instruction in the Roman Catholic faith while welcoming everyone and respecting the faith traditions of all our students.

CARES PROGRAM

In addition to our STREAM curriculum, Assumption Academy offers an extended day CARES program. CARES begins with Morning CARES from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM, and after-preschool care from 3:00PM – 6:00PM.

CARES is staffed by the school faculty and the afternoon is a continuation of the school day with activities that support learning in the areas of social interaction, gross motor and fine motor development

STREAM Curriculum
STREAM Curriculum

DROP-OFF AND PICK-UP

Parents are welcome to park in the school/church parking lot and walk into the school to drop-off or pick-up their children. For those who need it, a convenient Car Line system is in place for both drop-off and pick-up. Simply drive up to the front of the building and a staff member will walk your child into school.

SMARTCARE.COM

Assumption Academy partners with SMARTCARE.com giving parents full access to information throughout the day. Notifications are sent directly to parents via the school app.

CLASSES AVAILABLE

2 and 3 Year Olds M-W-F M-F M-F
2 or 3 by Sep 1 9:00AM-12:00PM 9:00AM-12:00PM 9:00AM-3:00PM
4 Year Olds M-F M-F
4 by Sep 1 9:00AM-12:00PM 9:00AM-3:00PM
Kindergarten M-F M-F
5 by Sep 1 9:00AM-12:00PM 9:00AM-3:00PM

SCHOOL HOURS

CARES Early Drop Off Half Day Pre-K 2, 3 & 4 Year Olds
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Half-Day Kindergarten Full-Day Pre-K and Kindergarten
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM 9:00AM to 3:00PM
CARES After-school Program
3:00 PM TO 6:00 PM