Who is Discovery Kindergarten for?
This class is available to meet the needs of:
- Young fives who are ready for kindergarten, but need more emphasis on movement to develop gross and fine motor skills necessary for a strong reading readiness foundation.
- Four-year olds who will be age appropriate for Kindergarten the following year.
What is Discovery Kindergarten?
- Discovery Kindergarten is a year of preparation for Kindergarten at GCCS the following year.
- The class will be taught by a kindergarten teacher in collaboration with Grove City Christian Childcare and Preschool and Grove City Christian Kindergarten.
- It will expose students to having a more structured school environment and give them the advantage of a familiar and nurturing classroom setting to help boost their skills at a pace that supports their maturity level.
- The curriculum and lessons will align with the mission, purpose and standards of Grove City Christian School Kindergarten.
- The lessons are interactive and the program is center activity based with strong early emphasis on motor activity that supports brain development.
- Before and after care is available for an extra fee through Grove City Christian Childcare Center.
Welcome to Discovery Kindergarten from
Cindy Bigelow, Principal-Discovery Kindergarten
Read the welcome letter from Cindy Bigelow
Grove City Christian Childcare Center offers before and after school care for students in Kindergarten through 12 years of age. They offer 2 locations, Columbus Street and Hoover Road, to provide care for their families.
Morning care is available beginning at 6:30am and students are given breakfast and have a short devotion before heading off to school. After school, students will receive a snack, homework assistance and free play.
Inclement weather and school holiday care is available for an additional charge.
Summer day camp offers fun activities and field trips for students. To secure summer enrollment, parents must pay the day camp fee prior to beginning care.
To learn more about before and after school care and summer day camp, please contact Grove City Christian Child Care Center at (614) 875-1917.