ALTERNATIVE KINDERGARTEN

ABOUT THE TEAM

Alternative Kindergarten is a full-day program that gives your student the opportunity to grow another year before entering kindergarten. It follows the Vinton-Shellsburg School District calendar, and Tilford Elementary school hours.

WHAT TO EXPECT FOR YOUR STUDENT

The alternative kindergarten curriculum focuses on literacy and math foundational skills that sets your student up for educational success.

  • The program provides a balance of both teacher-directed and child-selected activities using both large and small group activities
  • Positive guidance with firm, consistent procedures for behavior helps children develop self-control and teaches them to take responsibility for their actions
  • Provides for varying rates of growth and development and respects children’s internal time-table

MEET THE TEAM

Rachel Anderson
Rachel Anderson
Alternative Kindergarten
Tilford Elementary

LATE START!

Due to the weather, Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District will have a two-hour late start today (Monday, March 7).

Please Note: Breakfast is not available on late start days.

(And a reminder of a previous schedule change — We will have an Early Out and PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES  TOMORROW, MARCH 8.)

PLEASE TRAVEL SAFE TODAY!