First Grade

We have openings for first grade. Call us today for a school tour: (757) 499-6064

Admissions Contacts

Ruby DeCastro-Brown
Admissions
(757) 499-6064
Connie Watson
Admissions
(757) 499-6064

Discounts

Multiple Student Tuition Discount: Families with two or more children will receive a tuition discount for each child as follows: Student in the highest grade level is considered as the first child.
• 2nd child – 5%
• 3rd child – 10%
• 4th child and up – 15%
**Fees are not included. Fees are additional. Only one discount per family will apply.

Military Discount: Active duty military families will receive a 7% discount on the yearly tuition.
**Fees are not included. Fees are additional. Only one discount per family will apply.

Early Payment Discount: Families paying tuition in full at the time of submitting a contract will receive a discount of 3% on tuition, regardless of any other discounts applied.

Merit Scholarships

MERIT SCHOLARSHIP: One student will be awarded 50% off the yearly tuition based on Christian character, academic performance, and teachers’ evaluations. This scholarship will be effective on October 1, 2017. Scholarship application will be due no later than September 1, 2017.

About the First Grade Program

Parents will need to complete all sections of the Admission Application and submit the application fee. Our Admissions Staff will call to schedule a school tour. We have very small class sizes so your child will have the attention he or she needs to excel.

First Grade Curriculum

Bible: Abeka | Bible stories explored through songs, literature, and scripture memory.
Reading: Abeka | Students utilize advanced phonics for reading literature while continuing to build abstract thinking skills with reason.
Math: Veritas Press | Saxon 2- The incremental approach spirals for refreshment of math concepts through application.
Cursive: Abeka | Students practice writing in the cursive format for word recognition and sentence formation.
History: Bob Jones Press | Heritage Studies 1 follows the events in the New World from pre-1000 to 1682. Your students will learn about the Vikings, Columbus, Plymouth Plantation, trading, Native Americans, and early homes and schools.
Science: Bob Jones Press | Science 1 starts students on the path of scientific inquiry with an introduction to the senses, heat, sound, animals, and heavenly bodies–presenting God as the Creator of all things.
Spelling: Abeka | Spelling 1 focuses on application through studying generalizations, and using spelling as a tool for communication. Enjoyable guided activities help your student learn word structures and dictionary skills.

Tuition & Fees:

Tuition: $6,120 per year
Book Fees: $385
These fees must be paid by July 1st, 2017, before the first tuition payment and is non-refundable. Children cannot start school before book fees are paid.
Technology Fee: $100 Due by 9/1/2017
Athletic Fee: $50 Per Athlete/Per Sport
Application Fee: $50 Does not apply to re-enrollment
Enrollment Fee: $180 Due with application
Late Fee: $45 Will be assessed if there is an outstanding balance on the third of the month.
Returned Check Fee: $45 for each returned check

Supplies Needed For First Grade

1 Plastic supply box (large enough to hold a 12” ruler, but not oversized)
1 Box of 24 count crayons (no glitter; must fit into the supply box)
1 Pack of colored pencils (Crayola Twistables highly recommended)
1 12” ruler with both inches and centimeters
1 Pair of scissors (blunt end for 1st grade)
2 Glue sticks (no glue pens)
1 Box 24 count #2 pencils
1 Package of pencil top erasers
4 Two pocket folders (heavy duty plastic recommended)
4 Boxes of tissue, standard size (2 each semester)
2 Bottles of hand sanitizer (1 each semester)
3 Containers of Lysol wipes
Click HERE to buy uniforms.

Regular Schedule

Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri

Warning Bell 8:23
1st Period 8:25-9:23
2nd Period 9:27-10:16
3rd Period 10:20-11:09
4th Period 11:13-12:02
5th Period 12:06-12:55
Lunch 12:55-1:24
6th Period 1:28-2:17
7th Period 2:21-3:10

Chapel Schedule

Wednesday

Warning Bell 8:23
1st Period 8:25-9:17
2nd Period 9:21-10:04
3rd Period 10:08-10:51
Chapel 10:55-11:35
4th Period 11:39-12:22
5th Period 12:26-1:09
Lunch 1:09-1:36
6th Period 1:40-2:23
7th Period 2:27-3:10

Get In Touch

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Grading Scale

A+ 99-100 G.P.A. 4.0
A 96-98 3.8
A- 94-95 3.6
B+ 91-93 3.3
B 88-90 3.1
B- 85-87 2.9
C+ 82-84 2.6
C 79-81 2.3
C- 77-78 2
D+ 74-76 1.3
D 70-73 1
F 0-69 0

Weighted GPA of 0.5 will be added for advanced courses, e.g., dual enrollment, AP, and Honors.

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