Elementary

Program Information Elementary teachers emphasize content area within the level of instruction.  Teachers work with yearly scope and sequence (Portfolios) plans to design a full year for learning.  Daily plans are used to record and organize the instructional time in the classroom.  Homework is used by teachers to reinforce skills and content taught in school.

Contact your Teacher

Teachers´ Hours – 7:45 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. – 3:15 to 3:30 p.m.

Administration Hours – 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Principal´s Office 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. – e-mail: [email protected]

Parent Conferences upon request with the office. – Secretary, María José Bonilla – e-mail: [email protected] Telephone 2273-0024

Child Development

During the elementary years children continue to change and grow. Parents need to continue to grow and adapt parenting to the differing needs of their children. Being parents can be hard. At MBS we hope to help support not only your children but also provide information that will help to guide parents in that journey. We invite you to keep the doors of communication open by being at school for events and stopping by the elementary school office during office hours to discuss any questions of doubts that arise. We also would like to share sites of the web where you can find up to date information about child development.

Website Links:

www.childdevelopmentinfo.com

This site focuses on the development of toddlers through preschool age children and what you should expect during this time of development www.kidsgrowth.com This site explains the “growth milestones” for each grade and even translates the information into Spanish.