Accelerated Kindergarten classrooms are designed for students who are kindergarten ready for their age with exceptional curiosity, attention span, interests, and verbal or mathematical ability. It was originally developed as “Advanced Kindergarten” by DPS so the students who already know much of the kindergarten curriculum do not have to repeat it.
These classrooms provide a full-day curriculum that start at an advanced learning level, enrich the curriculum, and move at a faster pace. The Accelerated Kindergarten program is a part of the full-day Tuition Based Kindergarten .
Children in Accelerated Kindergarten show the following traits:
- Facility with numbers or words
- Able to use learning in new contexts
- Extensive vocabularies
- Solves problems in unique ways
- Good memories
- Fast learners
- Sustained attention spans
- Works independently
- Socially advanced
The Accelerated Kindergarten program is NOT an identifier for the Gifted and Talented or Highly Gifted and Talented programs.
Students must by five years old by October 1st of the year they enter kindergarten.
Accelerated Kindergarten is one of many strong programs at Bill Roberts, please visit our Curriculum Highlights page for more reasons to send your student to our school!
Did we answer your questions?
If not, please email us at email@example.com