Pre-Kindergarten at The Charles Finney School

a child at a desk at The Charles Finney School

We have been so pleased with what Finney has been able to offer our daughter academically, socially, and spiritually. We consider ourselves part of the Finney Family and that is truly how it feels!

Dawn W. Patrick, MA, CCC-AAudiologist

Our Pre-Kindergarten program for 4 (by December 1st) and 5 year old students at the Charles Finney School offers a caring and supportive environment that fosters the spiritual, social, emotional and cognitive growth of each child.

In Pre-Kindergarten we provide opportunities for exploration and mastery in school readiness skills. Some key components of the curriculum include developing the following skills essential for lifelong learning such as

  • Speaking and Listening Skills
  • Fine and Gross Motor Skills
  • Creative and Critical Thinking Skills

Our curriculum is fun and engaging and comprises the following academic components.

  • Bible: ​Bible stories, ​scripture verses, daily prayer
  • Literacy Concepts​: letter recognition/formation and letter sound association
  • Pre-reading Skills:​ phonemic awareness, rhyming, syllable counting and sound blending
  • Math Concepts:​ number recognition and formation, ordering numbers, simple patterns, graphing, number sense, shape recognition and properties, simple addition and subtraction
  • Science Concepts: ​introduction to physical science, life science and earth science

Students will also enjoy participating in daily specials such as music, gym, art and library.

Program Schedule Options

  • 5 Full Days Monday - Friday 8:00am - 3:00pm
  • 5 Half Days Monday - Friday 8:00am - 11:30am
  • 3 Full Days Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 8:00am-3:00pm
  • 3 Half Days Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 8:00am - 11:30am

Our unique Pre-Kindergarten readiness program will ignite your child’s love of learning and will prepare them for a successful transition into Kindergarten.


Call Paula at (585) 387-3770 x 224 to come in for a tour, or  Request Info