Enhanced Programs

At St. Alban’s preschool, we are fortunate to be able to offer a variety of enhanced programs. Some are part of our regular program and others are optional.


I Smell Sports

I Smell Sports is a fun gym program designed to stimulate an interest in children to  explore various types of  fitness and sports related activities with Torey Williams, RECE.


Dance classes with Miss Jackie

The children would be learning from Miss Jackie who has been teaching for almost 34 years.  She is a Registered Teacher with the Royal Academy of Dancing (International papers to teach anywhere in the world).   And, in the short – 18 yrs at St. Albans a few of her students have been accepted into the Etobicoke School of Arts and Earl Haig via auditions and, others have been accepted to Rosedale school of Arts.  Check out her website:  missjackiedance.com


Creative Movement with Miss Jackie | Children will have the opportunity to experience the joy of movement whilst learning different rhythms. Nursery rhymes set to music acts as one of the facets to aide in keeping a steady beat and, to help act out a movement.


Move and Groove Jazz/Hip Hop with Miss Jackie | A fun introduction to Jazz where children will learn simple technique and steps to help enhance and formulate their already natural style & rhythm.


Ballet with Miss Jackie  | A fun introduction to ballet! Children learn simple techniques, phrases, steps and routines to enhance their natural style and rhythm and love of dance.


Art with Roxane

Your child will celebrate all that is wonderful with the coming season, while exploring new artistic techniques in this specialized art class.


Aquatics

Sessions (winter/spring/summer/fall)  Swimming lessons and recreational swimming are offered to all children in care.  Register for swimming lessons and your child will participate (in the specified day and time and in the appropriate level) in structured lessons with a certified aquatics instructor.  Free, recreational swimming is offered to children in our full time preschool program (ages 2.5 to 3.8 yrs).


Swimming Lessons | ages 18 mos and up!  | To Register:  A Registration Form and a current St. Alban’s Membership is required.

Access the Amilia registration system to set up account and register for membership.


Recreational Swimming is offered Tuesday, Thursday & Friday mornings for preschool aged children (Junior and Senior Preschool age groups).  Each group of 8 children will go once per week on their specified day and time.  If you do not want your child to participate – please email me – otherwise you will receive an email stating the day your child has been assigned to.

For pool information:   http://www.stalbansclub.ca/pool-information/


Music with Michael

A specialized music circle is offered to all children in care every other Tuesday.  Michael or Ross visits each room at their specified time frame bringing an array of musical instruments and costumes for the children to explore.  check out the website at:  http://www.monkeybusinesscreative.com/MBC_Services.htm

Music with Michael every other Tuesday | Toddler 2 from 2:30 – 3:00 pm  |  Toddler 1 from 3:00 – 3:30 pm  |   Junior Preschool from 3:30 – 4:00 pm

Music with Ross every other Tuesday   | Senior Preschool from 3:30 – 4:00pm  | Kindergarten from 4:00 – 4:30pm