Welcome to PreK and ECSE at Highland Park Elementary

PreK students working throughout the day.
  • HPE is excited to offer Pre-Kindergarten classes to our families! We have three programs to fit the needs of all hopeful students. All classes meet five days a week and follow the SPPS school year calendar. 

    1. Early Childhood Special Education Self-Contained - Half Day
    Our first class is an Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) self-contained class. It is a half-day, morning only class that meets daily from 9:30am until 12:00pm. It has 8 students who have additional needs with 1 special education teacher and 2 special education teaching assisstants. 

    2. Early Childhood Special Education Self-Contained - Full Day
    We also offer an Early Childhood Special Education self-contained class that is full-day. This class will meet daily from 9:30am until 4pm, has 8 students taught by 1 special education teacher and 2 special education teaching assisstants.

    3. Full-Day Pre-K
    The two full-day classes meet daily from 9:30am until 4:00pm. They have a maximum of 20 students taught by 1 general education teacher and 1 general education teaching assisstant. 

     

     

Important Dates

  • April 22nd
    Earth Day

    April 29th
    PreK Family Circle
    7:00p

    May 27th
    PreK Family Circle
    7:00p

    May 31st
    NO SCHOOL: All
    Memorial Day

    June 10th
    End of the Year
    PreK Program

    June 11th
    Last Day of School
    for Students

     

Schedules

  • Ms. Teresa's In-Person
    Full Day PreK
    9:30a
    Breakfast 

    9:45a
    Ease into the Day

    10:00a
    Morning Meeting

    10:30a
    Active Learning
    Small Groups

    11:40a
    LUNCH

    12:10p
    Bathroom

    12:20p
    Specialist Time

    1:10p
    Rest Time

    2:00p
    Snack
    Independent Reading

    2:20p
    Active Learning
    Small Groups

    2:45p
    Regroup to Revisit
    2nd Read Aloud

    3:00p
    Get Ready and Line Up

    3:15p
    Recess

    3:50p
    Dismissal

     

    Ms. Laurie's VLS
    Full Day PreK
    9:15a
    Ease into the Day

    9:30a 
    Daily Meeting

    9:50a 
    Read Aloud

    10:20a 
    Active Learning
    Literacy Groups
    Individual Meetings

    11:35a
    LUNCH
    Rest
    Independent Reading

    12:30p
    Active Learning
    Math Groups
    Individual Meetings

    2:00p
    Specialists (Art, Gym)

    2:50p
    2nd Read Aloud
    Snack

    3:00p
    Regroup to Revisit

    3:30p
    Office Hours
    Recess

    4:00p
    Dismissal