Full Day Kindergarten Curriculum
MCAE offers the latest in academic strategies that provide students the opportunity to grow in critical thinking and to apply problem-solving skills across all disciplines. In addition, students develop communication and collaboration skills while engaging in learning that promotes creativity and innovation. With our highly qualified faculty and the ability to provide individual attention, teachers challenge students to think, pursue wisdom, and discover their gifts and abilities.
Curriculum Text Books Include:
Journeys, Go Math, Purposeful Design, and A Beka
Program: Journeys by Houghton Mifflin
A balanced literacy approach is presented to our students throughout the Journeys reading program. Authentic literature is paired with instruction in phonics, spelling, grammar, writing and critical thinking in order to best develop integral reading skills. Journeys is the most widely-used reading program in the country, providing solid instruction to guide students towards success.
Program: Go Math by Houghton Mifflin
The Go Math program provides a rigorous sequence of math instruction aligned with current state standards. Students are taught to problem solve in several different ways and to deeply understand mathematical concepts.
Program: Purposeful Design
The Purposeful Design program uses a inquiry-based model with hands-on learning activities to instruct students in the language and processes of science through a Biblical worldview. Students are taught critical thinking skills through investigation and discovery.
Program: A Beka History
Students study history, government, geography and economics through the lens of God’s word.
MCAE is committed to nurturing the whole child through a variety of weekly specials: Music, Art, Spanish Physical Education, Chapel, Computers, and Library. In addition, MCAE offers field trips, assemblies, winter and spring concerts, field day, and special events to celebrate holidays.
Chapel provides a weekly opportunity for students to cultivate community, grow spiritually, and develop Christian values through music and Bible lessons.
MCAE offers a variety of extracurricular activities for all grade levels: Foreign Language Club, Sports Club, Art Club, Drama Club, and Music Enrichment - Private voice lessons and private piano lessons with the opportunity to perform. Afterschool clubs are also a part of our exciting student life!