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Transitional Kindergarten (TK)

What is Transitional Kindergarten?

Transitional Kindergarten (TK) at Fryberger Elementary is a specialized program designed for children who turn four between September 1st and December 1st of the academic year. It serves as a bridge between preschool and traditional kindergarten, providing an extra year of preparation for young learners.

Who is TK for?

  • TK at Fryberger Elementary is for children who meet the following criteria:
  • Turn four between September 1st and December 1st of the academic year.
  • Would benefit from a more gradual transition into the kindergarten curriculum.

Benefits of TK at Fryberger Elementary:

  • Nurturing Environment: Our small class sizes ensure personalized attention, fostering a supportive and nurturing learning environment.
  • Academic Foundation: TK lays a strong foundation for academic success, focusing on literacy, numeracy, and social-emotional development.
  • Play-Based Learning: Engaging activities and play-based learning strategies encourage curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking.
  • Social Skills: Students develop essential social skills, including collaboration, communication, and problem-solving.
  • Smooth Transition: TK prepares students for a seamless transition to traditional kindergarten, ensuring they are well-prepared for continued success.

Curriculum Highlights:

  • Literacy Development: Introduction to letters, sounds, and early reading skills.
  • Numeracy Skills: Basic math concepts through hands-on activities.
  • Social Skills: Collaboration, communication, and problem-solving.
  • Creative Arts: Music, art, and movement to nurture self-expression.

Registration Information:

Registration for TK and Kindergarten at Fryberger Elementary is now open and conveniently conducted online. To enroll your child in Transitional Kindergarten, they must be four years old on or before September 1, 2024, for the 2024-2025 school year. Kindergarten students must be four years old by September 1, 2024.

To begin the registration process, please complete the Aeries Internet Registration (AIR) and scan and send the required documents to our school's Office Manager.

If you're unsure of your assigned neighborhood school for Grades K-12, you can use the School Locator tool to find this information.

Should you have any questions or need assistance with the registration process, please don't hesitate to contact our school site.

Join us at Fryberger Elementary's Transitional Kindergarten program and give your child a strong foundation for academic success!