Caleb Greenwood is a friendly, caring school community that offers many opportunities for students and families to gather and interact outside of the school day. A collaborative staff and strong parent support provide an educational experience for students in grades K-6 that allow them to succeed both academically and socially. Teachers, support staff and paraprofessionals work together to align curriculum that targets the needs of all of our students. Some of our annual events include: Fall Festival, Jog-A-Thon, Spaghetti Dinner, Missoula Children’s Theater, Winter Music Program, Spring Auction, Talent Show and an Art Festival. Extra-curricular and after school programs include: Art & Music, Early Engineers, Lego/Connectix, Robotix, KidzArt, Clay Sculpting, Cougar Beats Music, Sacramento Youth Symphony, Computer classes, Girls On the Run, Intramural Sports and more.
Caleb Greenwood is an authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Program World School. Currently, it is currently the only K-6 school in the Sacramento City School District which offers the IB program. IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programs of international education that share a powerful vision. This spring Caleb Greenwood will be visited by representatives of the IB program to achieve it’s goal of becoming an authorized IB school in September 2015.
What is the IB PYP?
The International Baccalaureate Orghanization began in 1968 with the goal of preparing students for the top universities in the world. Students enrolled in the IB Primary Years Program strive to be open-minded inquirers and thinkers utilizing 21st century critical thinking skills. Through the IB Learner Profile, the program emphasizes the development of the whole student-physically, intellectually, emotionally, and ethically.
For more information on the IB program visit The International Baccalaureate
What does a PYP (Primary Years Program) look like? PYP Classroom
Parent Participation Class – Caleb Greenwood’s Parent Participation PreschoolParents, and those with a parenting role, and children join together for a child’s earliest school experience. Parents work in the classroom with children under the direction and supervision of the teacher in order to experience how young children learn and develop.This class is designed to help the adult student gain and increase their knowledge and understanding of their child’s development. The parent or guardian participates one day per week in a preschool classroom setting with other parents. Age appropriate activities are planned and demonstrated to help parents gain real-life skills and strategies for parenting children ages two through five. Parents help plan art, science, language and math activities. Parents are required to attend a minimum of one day in the classroom per week and 2 parent education classes per month. Children may participate everyday.There is a fee for the preschool component. Participation requirements and classroom fees are as follows, 1-day toddler class is $150 per semester, 4-day preschool is $450 per semester and 5-day preschool is $550 per semester. Fall semester runs from September-January and Spring semester is February-June. The Toddler class is on Fridays from 10am-Noon. The 4-day Preschool is from 9:30-Noon, M-Th. The 5-day Preschool is from 1-3:30pm, M-F.
If you have further questions about the program, please call 277-6273
4th R- Caleb Greenwood 4th “R” Child Care Program 4th R Registration
What we offer:We offer a well rounded recreationally based child care program. Children have the choice of arts, crafts, outdoor activities, and homework assistance for 1st-6th grade students.Hours of operation:We are open Monday through Friday 7am to 6pm. We open most school vacation days except for national holidays. We are also open all summer for summer camp.
Rates:Our rates are based on the number of hours that you need to use per month.
These rates are based off of our current contract.
Cat I: $55: under 10 hours per month
Cat H: $130: 10-15 hours per month
Cat G: $185: 15-25 hours per month
Cat F: $255: 25-35 hours per month
Cat E: $310: 35-50 hours per month
Cat D: $350: 50-65 hours per month
Cat C: $395: 65-80 hours per month
Cat B: $475: 80-100 hours per month
Cat A: $565: 100 hours or more per month Kinder Program:
We value our Kinders! We provide age appropriate and fun activities for the Kindergarten children in the program. It is very important that the Kindergarteners and their parents feel that they are safe while they are in attendance of the 4th R Program. We do our very best to keep the Kindergarteners separate from the other children in attendance during the school day, they have their own staff, projects and snack area that helps to keep them feeling comfortable and happy. Please call Mandi at 916-277-6185 to schedule a tour and answer any questions you may have.