Elementary Curriculum & Instruction

  • Our elementary schools are proud to offer a variety of educational opportunities and support programs to our students. Our rigorous core curriculum is aligned to the Illinois Learning Standards, which incorporate the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards.

    The elementary instructional program includes the following subject areas:

    Resources

    The following resources are available in support of or in addition to the instructional programs listed above:

    Student support programs include:

    Homework Guidelines

    Homework extends and reinforces concepts being taught in class, provides time to practice new skills, and helps students prepare for quizzes and/or tests. 

    We encourage families to identify a specific time and place for children to complete homework. If any concerns arise regarding homework, please contact the classroom teacher.

    The following guidelines for suggested amounts of time to be spent on homework may be helpful:

Homework Guidelines

Suggested amounts of time to be spent on homework
  • Helping our students develop a life-long love of reading is important to us. That is why we recommend children set aside time for recreational reading each day.

Welcome to Kindergarten!