Over the course of two to four years of school, children absorb and comprehend the Spanish language in an organic manner. By providing a warm, engaging environment where children play and move through their days while hearing and using Spanish, La Escuelita naturally fosters the development of a second language.
Nurtures a sense of community and peaceful conflict resolution through consistent positive discipline.
Enhances cognitivel development through hands-on activities and play.
Stimulates imagination and literacy through storytelling and the dramatic arts.
Instills an appreciation for nature and healthy food by growing gardens, exploring the outdoors and cooking together.
Fosters musical appreciation with song, rhythm and movement.
Celebrates artistic expression through child-centered, multi-media art projects.
*Although preschool applications are accepted on a rolling basis, our classrooms run on a school year schedule that begins in September and classes are formed the prior spring. Therefore it is highly recommended that you turn in an application as early as possible. Once our spaces are filled, you will be placed on a waiting list.
Our Application deadline for 2017-2018 is March 3, 2017.
"Escuelita has been amazing for our girls; the teachers are so qualified and always coming up with great ideas to engage the children. The outdoor curriculum is great and I think my girls are physically strong and mentally curious because of it."
La Escuelita Arcoiris is committed to the belief that a quality Spanish-immersion education should be accessible for every child. Every year La Escuelita Arcoiris awards a limited number of need-based scholarships to applicants.