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Islanders Kids Learning Center - Full Time UPK Program
UPK is a program that ensures all children have rich and varied early learning experiences that prepare them for success in school and lay the foundation for classroom readiness.
A preschool program that reflects these standards of high quality developmentally appropriate instruction provides all children, including children with disabilities, students with Limited English Proficiency (LEP), and English Language Learners (ELLs) with an important foundation that promotes the acquisition of skills in the five domains of development:
- approaches to learning;
- physical development and health;
- social and emotional development;
- communication, language, and literacy (including approaches to communication and English Language Arts and literacy);
- and cognition and knowledge of the world (including mathematics, science, social studies, the arts and technology.