Build & Design Art Adventure Club is an after-school program designed for all children in our Twos through Five-Six programs. Classes are divided by age; Twos and Threes students learn together, while Pre-K and Five-Six students form another group to account for more advanced ability. Creative adventures expose children to a wide variety of mediums and materials that encourage freedom and experimentation. Students experience the joy and pride of artistic creation while also engaging in a playful and powerful form of self-expression. Build & Design Art Adventure Club is offered Monday and Wednesday from 12:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Social Stars Club is an after-school program designed for all learners in the Twos through Five-Six programs. The Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) curriculum centers on developing skills that strengthen children's ability to learn, demonstrate empathy, manage emotions, make friends, and solve problems. Students Children participate in brain-building games, mindfulness exercises, and challenges to identify emotions and understand different points of view. By promoting these social-emotional competencies, the program works to increase children's school readiness and social success while decreasing problem behaviors through self-regulation. Social Skills Club is offered Monday and Wednesday from 12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Early Literacy Club is an after-school program designed for children in our Threes classes. Through a multisensory teaching approach, students engage in identifying letters and sounds, experimenting with early writing, and developing an appreciation of storytelling. Children play with letters and use, using various materials to strengthen fine motor development; they listen and respond to music, and they practice drawing and utilizing props to tell stories. Early Literacy Club is offered Monday and Wednesday from 12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Kinder Readiness Club is an after-school, skill-based class designed for children approaching kindergarten (Pre-K and Five-Six students). With a focus on phonics, math, and handwriting, the curriculum follows a multisensory Language Arts program and incorporates multimodal learning experiences to promote vocabulary development, articulation, and early writing skills. Research-based teaching strategies guide students through activities that stretch their thinking, encourage creativity, and maximize their understanding of the reading and writing process in both playful and concrete ways. Kinder Readiness Club is offered Monday and Wednesday from 12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Music & Technology Club is an after-school program designed to introduce students to technology through music-based learning. The club will prepare students for future exposure to technology and computer science curriculums and will give students a strong head start in general music and performance curriculums. The club will also help foster a more conscious and purposeful interaction with technology in students’ day-to-day lives.
Throughout the school year, students will learn computational thinking and apply it in a variety of different environments. Students who have no prior experience with computers or music will quickly use technology to record, program, and otherwise produce their own songs to share and enjoy. Students will develop a critical awareness of the relationship between technology, learning, and problem-solving.
Located on PRUMC’s beautiful Buckhead campus, The Preschool is an independent, faith based school, for children 12 months through 6 years-old. We are committed to nurturing the whole child in preparation for the most distinguished public and private primary schools in Atlanta.