Nurturing Young Hearts for a Lifetime of Learning
At St. Joseph Catholic Academy, we provide an exceptional preschool education in a nurturing and loving environment. Our dedicated team of educators is committed to creating an enriching learning experience for every child. We believe that play is an essential part of a child's development, and we provide ample opportunities for children to learn, grow, and explore through play. With our Catholic values at the core of everything we do, we strive to instill a love for learning and a strong moral foundation in each child. If you're looking for a school where your child can thrive and experience the joy of learning, we invite you to join our community.
At the preschool level, language skills include listening, speaking and writing. An awareness of language is developed through alphabet, vocabulary, and sentence activities. Authors, illustrators, and various types of books are studied in depth.
Gross motor skills body coordination is reinforced through walking, running, jumping, intentional play, and other activities which enhance physical development. Fine motor hand-eye coordination is developed through manipulative activities, including painting, pouring, lacing, sorting and using scissors.
Math readiness includes the development of cognitive skills taught through manipulatives, activities, and practical application.
An integral part of the Little Lancer program, religion is introduced through classroom prayer and Bible stories. Preschoolers participate in church celebrations including Mass.
Art and Music
Students channel their creative expression through listening, singing, dancing and creating art projects.
A positive self concept and the ability to interact with others is the primary educational goal for young children.