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

  • September 8th
    First Day of School
    1st - 5th

    Sept 8 - 9
    Welcome Meetings
    PreK - K

    September 10th
    First Day of School
    PreK - K

    October 15 - 16
    NO SCHOOL
    State Teacher Mtgs

    October 30th
    NO SCHOOL
    Conf Prep

Schedules

  • Ms. Laurie's Class
    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

    Ms. Teresa's Class
    Full Day PreK
    9:30a
    Ease Into the Day 

    9:50a
    Morning Meeting

    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