Friends Zone Academy encourages a healthy and balanced lifestyle and incorporates fitness and learning as a natural part of children’s lives by making fitness and learning fun. Classes incorporate key childhood development elements like leadership, respect, team work, confidence, self-esteem, memory, creativity, coordination, cultural awareness and physical skills.
Our Mission and Vision Statement
Friends Zone Academy is committed to providing learning experiences for each child in preparation for early success and primary school readiness. We support the well being of children while fostering each child’s intellectual, social, physical and moral development in an academic-rich environment.
Guided by high exceptions coupled with the knowledge that all children learn at different levels and speeds, our preschool staff will provide students with a broad range of educational & fun opportunities that will help each child learn to the best of their abilities in Arabic and in English as well as provide experiences that enrich each child’s social, emotional, physical, cognitive, intellectual, and creative abilities.
Friends Zone Academy (Pre-School)
Why Choose Friends Zone Academy?
Our Early School program is offered five days per week, with a choice of full – or part-time hours for the Day Care Program. We offer a supportive, yet challenging environment where dedicated teachers begin to lay the foundation for a lifetime of learning. Academic and life skills are taught through thematic units as our young learners work in a variety ways. Students gain strong language and math skills through Arabic and English instruction. The individual needs of each child are recognized and his / her special talents or learning styles are cultivated and celebrated. Our Students are taught basic art, languages, cooking and physical skills. Field trips are related to the curriculum to ensure the learning takes place outside the school. Parental involvement is encouraged with parent events, meetings and parent feedback. A richly integrated, literacy program guides children to reading and writing. This lays a solid foundation for learning and a love for reading. Hands-on math and science instruction encourages students to manipulate materials and prepare them to comprehend concepts. French lessons are taught to explore different languages and cultures. Classrooms are set up with resources to ensure multi-sensory methods.
A special needs classroom and special education curriculum has been developed to meet each child’s individual learning styles.
Physical education is provided to promote students physical skills within several play venues. Friends Zone Academy (Day Care / Nursery) Program, the infant environment is filled with soft toys and interesting items to hold, shake and analyze. The caregivers of Nursery and Daycare will work with each child’s at their own pace developing language, physical, self-help and the management skills. Cameras have been installed in all areas of the school and supervision of all classrooms is a daily routine.