Mission Statement:
To educate students in excellence & integrity to lead and impact society by fulfilling their destiny for the glory of God.

What is Transitional Kindergarten?
Transitional Kindergarten serves as a bridge between preschool and kindergarten. It provides students with time to develop fundamental skills needed for success in school.

Why is Transitional Kindergarten good for kids?
Transitional Kindergarten provides children with an opportunity to learn in an enriching and academically challenging environment that nurtures their growth. Research shows that children who attend kindergarten readiness programs like Transitional Kindergarten are more likely to do well in school and attend college.

Transitional Kindergarten Daily Schedule

Time Daily Classroom Schedule
8:15 AM Morning Assembly / Attendance
8:30 AM Calendar
8:40 AM Bible Time: God’s Word & Bible Lessons
9:00 AM Phonic Readiness
9:30 AM Snack / Recess
10:00 AM Arts & Crafts / Free Flowing Activity Centers
11:00 AM Lunch
11:45 AM Story Time
12:00 PM Transition Time
12:05 PM Nap Time
1:05 PM Language Development: Vocabulary Building
1:30 PM Recess
1:45 PM Math Activities: Number Recognition & Values
2:15 PM Mon (Rhyming) Tues & Wed (Science) Thurs & Fri (Computer)
2:35 PM Mon & Wed (Sight Words & Vowels), Tues (Concepts) Thurs (Question & Answer Time), Fri (Counting by 5’s & 10’s)
2:45 PM Dismiss
Southland Kindergarten Transitional

Enrichment Activities

  • Nature Walks
  • Pumpkin Week
  • Apple Week
  • Thanksgiving Feast
  • Cooking Days
  • Mom and Me Day
  • Dad and Me Day
  • Grandparents Day
  • Valentine’s Day Celebration
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Butterfly Kits
  • Christmas Jubilee

Extracurricular Subjects

  • Chapel
  • Physical Education
  • Computer
  • Library
  • Music
  • Art
  • Spanish
  • Field Trips
  • Holiday Celebrations

After School Program

After School Care:

  • Homework Hour (Supervise Daily Homework & Study Skills)
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Supervised Playtime

After School Electives:

The After School Electives Program is available for an additional fee for a group class. Electives currently being offered:

  • Mad Science
  • Bricks 4 Kidz (Lego Builders)
  • Innovators (Art)
  • Sports Camp (Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, Football, Basketball)

Extended Care

Southlands Student Services is delighted to offer Extended Care Services to our SCS families. You can stop by our office to pick up our Extended Care Form, which includes plans and rates.

Hours of Operation
Before School: 6:30 AM – 7:45 AM
After School: 3:30 PM – 6:15 PM