Lower Elementary Hours
M-F 8:30-3:30

LE Enrollment Options
M-F Full-Time
MWF Academics
TR Electives
Specialized Services

Lower Elementary

R School understands that young children learn through play and through stimulating, hands-on activities, games, and other academic enrichment.  Our Lower Elementary program is designed to meet the specific needs of young children, ages 5-9, by combining creativity, social interaction, and exploration with developmentally appropriate academic instruction. 

Students enrolled in our full-time Lower Elementary program will receive a minimum of 420 hours (MWF 9am-3pm) of core English / Language Arts (ELA), Social Studies (SS), Science, and Math (STEM),  plus a minimum of 300 hours (T/Th 8:30am-3:30pm) of various electives, enrichment, small-group, or 1:1 tutoring throughout the year. Electives and enrichment may include art, music, physical education, gardening, cooking, crafts, engineering, technology, and more, for a total of 720 instructional hours. 

Recess and free-play is vital to healthy childhood development. Rather than focusing on "standardized academics," R School students engage in a variety of free-play activities and enjoy a minimum of one hour of recess each day.  

Enrolling in our full-time program provides the most complete educational environment, but full-time enrollment may not fit the needs of all students. Therefore, students may also choose from a variety of part-time options, including academics only (MWF), electives only (TR), or a-la-carte enrollment when space is available.

Lower Elementary Monday / Wednesday / Friday Academic Schedule

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Lower Elementary 3rd Quarter Elective Schedule

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1st Quarter Elective Schedule

2nd Quarter Elective Schedule

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