4 Year Old Preschool

During this exciting time in your child's development, they will be introduced to many concepts and challenged academically.  The base curriculum that is used at this level is the A-Beka K4 curriculum.  This curriculum will provide opportunities for your child to learn the following:

Phonics and Reading (Group and Individual)

  • Recognition of long and short vowels and consonants. Incorporating the name, sound, and a word for each letter

  • Sounding of blends and one-and-two vowel words

  • Reading of sentences and stories with one-and-two vowel words


  • Formation of letters, blends and words

  • Writing of first and last name


  • Number recognition and counting 1-100

  • Number concepts 1-20

  • Numbers before and after 1-20

  • Numbers largest to smallest 1-20

  • +1 Addition Facts


  • Language development and listening skills that include color word, shapes, animals, transportation, countries, community helpers, health, safety, manners and science

Arts and Crafts

  • Development of motor skills in drawing, coloring, cutting and gluing


  • Lessons taught on Creation, Noah, Samuel, Daniel, Boyhood of Jesus, Zacchaeus and the Good Samaritan

  • Memorizing 26 Bible Verses

*Please note: Regular attendance between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. provide the best opportunities for successful learning.


"Calvary Academy Day Care Center admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Calvary Academy Day Care Center does not discriminate in the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs."

16360 S. State Street

South Holland, IL  60473

Phone:  708-333-0796

Fax:  708-333-2392

Email: calvarydc@calvary-academy.com

Calvary Academy Day Care