Curriculum Scope: Montessori Lower Elementary class enrolls children ages 6-9 years of age. Children of this age have a great thirst for knowledge. Their focus is expanded from the smaller world of family in 3-6, to the larger world. Many of the lessons in the Lower...read more
Charlotte Academy uses the Montessori method in our Preprimary class rooms. A Montessori classroom is always carefully prepared, from the arrangement of the classroom to the layout of the materials. The setting is appealing and nurturing, while promoting concentration...read more
Monday/Wednesday 3:15 - 4:00p.m. (4 y.o. - 1st grade) 4:00 - 4:45p.m. (2nd - 5th grade) Tuesday- 3:15 - 3:45p.m. 4 year old and up Thursday - 3:15 - 4:30p.m. K – 5th Grade Monday - 3:15 - 4:45p.m. 2nd – 6th Graderead more
Students are to wear school uniforms on Monday through Thursday.
On Fridays students have “Free Choice” of what to wear to school in accordance with the General Dress Code.
Charlotte Preparatory School’s Mission is to prepare our students to be positive, productive participants in a democratic society. We encourage and value community service and active citizenship. Opportunities to develop these values are many. All Charlotte Prep students participate in various community service projects. Organizations supported by students include:read more
PreK-K: Listening (music-based stories, activities, etc), Singing, Dance, Basic Rhythmic skills w/percussion instruments, and Basic Life-skills through music (self-control, patience, taking turns, etc). Grades 1-3: Continue to build from the preprimary years, but with...read more
Elementary art (grades 1-3) is designed to foster creativity, problem-solving skills, and nurture an appreciation for all things artistic. Students will learn about the elements of art with hands-on use of various art-making materials. Color, line, shape, texture, and...read more
The Montessori philosophy was developed by a lifetime of experience by Dr. Maria Montessori over 100 years ago. The Montessori method is strongly supported by educational and early childhood experts in meeting the intrinsic needs of children. Children developed...read more