WHAT IS FIRST STEPS 4K PROGRAM AND HOW DOES IT BENEFIT MY CHILD?
SC First Steps Program is not day care or child care; but rather a full day four year old kindergarten program housed in faith based and private child care settings due to limited space in the districts public schools.
The SC First Steps to School Readiness partners with high-quality private for-profit, private non-profit, and other eligible providers to expend four year old kindergarten programs through the year. Programs will focus on the developmental and learning supports that children must have in order to be ready for school.
Long term gains in: Cognition, knowledge, Social & Independence skills, and motor skills. All of which leads to academic success.
DAYS AND TIMES OF SERVICE:
The 4K First Steps at Aspire Early Learning Academy will operate from 9:00am – 3:30pm. We will also provide students with a full academic year beginning August 19, 2019 and will operate through the summer, provide summer school to all enrolled students until July 31, 2020.
There is no cost to enroll in the full day 4K First Steps program. The 4K program is Monday – Friday from 9:00am – 3:30pm.
If you need before and/or after care, the weekly tuition fee is $35.00, which is submitted to Aspire Early Learning Academy.
Unfortunately, we do not currently provide transportation at this Academy.