Kumon of La Canada 1051 Foothill Blvd, La Canada, CA91011 The Kumon Math and Reading Center was established in 1989. It is an after-school program designed to meet the needs of…More pre-schoolers, elementary, secondary school and beyond. Payment is by check or cash, and free parking is available at the site. The center also teaches Japanese.
Christian Science Churches & Reading Rooms 610 Foothill Blvd, La Canada Flintridge, CA91011 The Christian Science Church was established in 1823, and it's La Canada-Flintridge reading room location is one block…More south of the 210 freeway. The Mary Baker Eddy Library, (Mary was the founder of the Christian Science Church), is a reading room and bookstore that features her teachings and writings. Free parking is available at the site.
Hogg's Hollow caters to children three to five years old. Teachers tailor lessons to the individual needs of the…More students and often use the environment as a teaching tool. Nature exploration provides an opportunity to challenge the students to excel.</p>
<p>Classwork includes an introduction to written language, reading readiness, early mathematical concepts, numeral recognition, computers and hands-on science.<br /><br />Each week, teachers involve the children in drama, sewing, creative stories, dance, gymnastics, cooking, arts and crafts, musical experiences and art lessons. The art lessons culminate in an art show and the student's mounted works are displayed and sold by silent auction.</p>
<p>As for the school's physical eduction program, students have access to playing fields, a track, and tennis courts. They run and bike around the track daily and, for upper body strength, they climb the school's junior rock climbing wall. </p>
La Cañada Preparatory School offers a program designed to assist students at and above their…More grade levels. The accelerated program for fourth to eighth graders focuses on each student's needs through an individualized curriculum.</p>
<p>The school offers a low teacher-to-student ratio. Classroom work is enhanced by art, music, Spanish, computer science, physical education and the performing arts. The campus features a state-of-the-art computer lab along with a fully equipped art room. The physical education department offers eight tennis courts, a gymnasium and three full-size athletic fields.</p>
<p>Field trips are also an important teaching tool at La Cañada Preparatory. During an average year, students will attend field trips to Camp C.I.M.I. on Catalina Island, the Long Beach Aquarium, Astrocamp in Idyllwild, Pali Mountain in Arrowhead, Boston, MA, and Washington D.C.</p>