Tobin Education

At the Tobin School, we offer a robust curriculum for Preschool up to Kindergarten in a nurturing, warm environment. Your child is exposed to a wide range of subjects and learning opportunities that build a strong educational foundation, in a program that is nationally accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Whether your child moves on to public or private school, their experience at The Tobin School provides a great start.

We have worked hard to develop a strong, well-rounded curriculum that provides all the building blocks for a great educational start. All students at Tobin receive developmentally appropriate instruction in the following areas:

 

Language Arts

Starting with letter recognition, making connections between letters and sounds, and building beginning decoding skills, we support each child as they develop the skills to become strong readers and writers.

  • Pre-Reading and Reading
  • Exposure to High Quality literature
  • Handwriting
  • Learning the Process of Writing

Visit our program pages to learn more about our language arts program for each grade level.

Science & Math

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics: STEM is more than just an educational buzzword at Tobin! At Tobin students not only learn about science—they actively participate in it.

  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Technology

Visit our program pages to learn more about our science and mathematics program for each grade level.

Foreign Languages

At Tobin, we tap into young learners’ innate ability to absorb languages, introducing your child to:

  • Spanish
  • Mandarin
  • American Sign Language (ASL)

Visit our program pages to learn more about our science and mathematics program for each grade level.

Social Emotional Learning

Tobin students get a well-rounded education that includes learning important social emotional skills to help them succeed in life! Learning to share toys, self-advocate when they have a problem, be flexible when needed, and show respect for themselves and others—these are key elements that are groomed at Tobin. This includes:

  • Curriculum Tools and School-Wide Language
  • A Focus on Self-Regulation Skills
  • Support in Acquiring Executive Function
  • Recognizing Kind and Pro-Social Behaviors
  • A Commitment to Community Service

Visit our program pages to learn more about how we build social emotional skills at each grade level. 

Fine Arts

At Tobin, even our youngest learners start to appreciate the joys of music and the visual arts.
  • Art
  • Music
  • Performance Opportunities
  • Optional Small Group Dalcroze Eurythmics & Intro to Piano with Allegro Music School

Visit our program pages to learn more about our language arts program for each grade level.

Physical Education & Wellness

Health and wellness begin early at Tobin! Your child will learn about health eating, get ample opportunities to work on gross motor skills, and learn Yoga and other strategies to help them develop positive lifelong habits.

  • Physical Education
  • Outside Spaces and Ample Opportunity for Gross Motor Play
  • Yoga

Visit our program pages to learn more about our language arts program for each grade level.

Measuring Progress

We are committed to building a true partnership with you and your family at Tobin. This includes our use of research based, evidence-focused assessment tools that allow us to plan curriculum and guide progress. Our qualified and professional teachers and administrators are here to guide each and every child in achieving all they can.