If you discipline a child, leave him room to turn away from his wrong action so that you do not leave him with stubbornness as his only way out. - Imam Ali (as)

Preschool

Al- Hadi Preschool caters to the educational needs of children 18 months through five years of age. Our Preschool Program employs an integrated curriculum which is delivered a multi sensory approach. We strive to foster a safe and stimulating environment where the creative abilities of each child are nurtured.  The curriculum includes Saxon Phonics, Saxon Mathematics and High Reach Curricula to help preschoolers develop communication, reasoning and social skills as well as prepare them for kindergarten.

Students are exposed daily to memorization of the holy Quran and Arabic language by native speakers. Islamic values are inculcated from the very early ages.

The backbone of our preschool [program the caring, qualified and dedicated teachers composed of well trained and professional teachers who strive to help children grow into unique and confident individuals.

All teachers have child development associate(CDA) certification, CPR, and first aid training.

All classrooms are self contained safe, organized and inviting. They provide a variety of learning centers including, art, library, manipulatives, pretend play, building , science, mathematics, writing, computer and sensory centers.

A typical day in preschool includes, center time, circle time, outdoor and indoor play, lunch and snack , nap , small and large group activities.

Student teacher ratio meets the requirement of licensed child care centers.

Part time and full time schedules are available between, 7:00 and 6:00p.m. Monday.

 

Preschool & Daycare  

Student are accepted once they turn 18 months old. Toddlers and preschoolers at the Al-Hadi Preschool thrive in a happy, cheerful environment, while learning socialization skills. Pretend play, story time, painting, and free play make cognitive and motor development lots of fun and help prepare students for more formal learning environments. Children grow into unique and confident individuals through their interactions with our loving, qualified and dedicated teachers - the backbone of our program. All lead teachers are certified as Child Development Associates (CDA) by the National Association For The Education of Young Children. Student/Teacher ratios exceed the requirements of Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services.

 

The Preschool program offers the following part-time and full-time schedules:

 

Academic day

 

8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Extended day

 

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

All day

 

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

 

A typical day at Al-Hadi Preschool :

Drop off, free play, playground time, circle time, instructional activities, indoor playground time, lunch, nap, snack, story time, free play, pick up.

 

All preschool teachers and assistants are certified and trained in CPR and First Aid. Classroom sizes vary according to the age of the children ( 8 students to 30 students). Each classroom has a monthly lesson plan that is theme based and details learning activities for that month. Classrooms have learning centers such as Art, Library, Manipulatives, Pretend Play, Building, Science, Computer, etc. The Saxon Phonics and Mathematics Curriculum for Preschool is used for the 4 year-olds. Preschool students also receive daily instruction in the Arabic Language and the memorization of the Holy Quran (with native Arabic speaking teachers). The children have a daily schedule that includes centers, circle time / math meeting, outdoor and indoor play (gross motor activities), lunch and snack, nap and activity times. The focus of the program is to prepare children for Kindergarten.