Lower School, K-5th
Lower School Highlights
The academic mission of the lower school program at New Hope Christian Academy is to provide a program of academic excellence for our students. As part of a challenging academic curriculum, we encourage our students to set goals and be an active part of the learning process.
Lower School Program
Positive challenging experiences help to prepare students for success. At New Hope Christian Academy, we present opportunities to challenge and direct our students into new and exciting areas of discovery through each daily lesson. The lower school program emphasizes engaging learning experiences for all our students.
New Hope Christian Academy developed its curriculum for the lower school based on years of experience in education, extensive knowledge and training in curriculum development, and based on extensive research. Curriculum materials come from a variety of sources:
Zaner-Bloser, SuperKids Reading Program
Zaner-Bloser, Manuscript Handwriting
Purposeful Design, Bible
Singapore Math, Primary Mathematics
Purposeful Design, Science
Mystery of History
Meet the Masters Art Curriculum
EPS, Wordly Wise Vocabulary
Our program emphasizes developmentally appropriate practice, supports the students through experiential learning and discovery, and emphasizes literacy, grammar, mathematics and STEAM. We focus on age appropriate practices that aid in the development of the student academically, socially, emotionally and spiritually. Our extensive curriculum provides a framework for learning experiences that draw on the needs and interests of students.