First School

2.5 years - Kindergarten

Defining Elements of Key's First School

Life Skills

In Key’s school-wide Life Skills curriculum, First School students learn to work cooperatively, to share, and to respect others.

Multi-Sensory Phonics

This fun, child-centered approach teaches the 42 main letter sounds in a specific sequence.

Technology at Key

The School views technology as a tool students can use to solve problems and construct meaning from information gathered.

Nature Explore Classroom

This outdoor learning environment connects children with nature and supports cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development.

Treetop Learning Center

The Treetop Learning Center is home to our First School science classes and Build It Lab and engages children in hands-on, multidisciplinary challenges integrating science, technology, engineering, and math.

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