Learning at KIS
Playgroup : 2-3 year olds
The playgroup programme is offered for children who have turned 2 years old before 1st September of the school year they are joining. The Playgroup 1 class caters for the younger children who will turn 3 after February. The Playgroup 2 class caters for children who will turn 3 before February. The school day in the Playgroup classes runs 5 mornings a week from 8:30 -12:00 and children are provided a healthy morning snack with mineral water From the month children turn 1 years old, applications can be made for places in Playgroup.
Foundation: 3-4 year olds
The school day in the Foundation classes runs 5 mornings a week from 8:30-12:00 and children are provided a healthy morning snack with mineral water.
Reception: 4-5 year olds
The Reception programme runs 5 mornings and 4 afternoons a week from 8:30 – 3:15. Children are provided a healthy lunch as well as a morning and afternoon snack with mineral water.
Year 1: 5-6 year olds
The Year 1 programme runs 5 mornings and 4 afternoons a week from 8:30 – 3:30. Children are provided a healthy lunch as well as a morning and afternoon snack with mineral water.
Swimming, football and ballet are provided during the school morning. Afternoon activities for Reception and Year 1 include art, craft, computing, games, sewing and drama.
The simple, basic, concepts of number, reading, computing and writing are developed.
Basic numeracy and literacy skills are consolidated and exploration of simple science is begun.
In Art, children enjoy using a wide range of materials to create colourful, imaginative pictures, collages and models.