THE JADE DRIVE DIFFERENCE
Daily Observation Reports
Stay informed and connected with your child's educational journey through Jade Drive's observation portal. Our daily observation reports capture your little one's progress, mood, and activities, while our pictures and videos showcase key moments of their week. With Jade Drive, you'll have a unique insight into your child's day, helping them succeed both in and out of the classroom.
Online Preschool Curriculum
Our online preschool program provides a fun, enriching learning experience. The curriculum consists of many carefully crafted hands-on activities to keep our students engaged and wanting more. Click here to find out more about Jade Drive International Preschool’s online curriculum.
6 Enrichment Programs
In addition to our standard curriculum, we offer six exceptional extra-curricular programs that are specially designed to complement and enhance their academic journey. Our programs include Elocution, Mini Manners, STEM-inspired learning, Music and Movement, Arts and Crafts, and Gardening. These carefully crafted programs are tailored to foster essential skills such as public speaking, etiquette, problem-solving, creativity, and an appreciation for nature. Our dedicated and experienced educators are committed to ensuring that our students receive the highest quality education possible, and these programs play a vital role in their academic and personal growth. Join us at our institution and give your child the opportunity to excel beyond their expectations.
A Beautiful and Calming Natural Environment
Our preschool offers a tranquil sanctuary for young learners, situated amidst the serene natural beauty away from the hustle and bustle of the city. We provide a nurturing environment that fosters curiosity and creativity, encouraging children to explore and discover the wonders of nature. Our location offers a peaceful respite from the fast-paced urban lifestyle, providing an ideal setting for children to learn and grow. At our school, we strive to cultivate a love for nature and inspire our students to become responsible and caring stewards of the environment.
Clearly Defined Emergency & Preparedness Policies
At our preschool, safety is our top priority. We have developed comprehensive emergency policies that cover a range of potential scenarios, including injuries, fire safety, adverse weather conditions, threats of violence, terrorism, and COVID-19 preparedness. Our staff members are all rigorously trained to implement these policies effectively, ensuring that our students are kept safe and secure at all times. For further information on our emergency preparedness procedures, we encourage you to refer to our parent handbook. At our school, we believe that preparation is key to ensuring a safe and secure learning environment for our students.
A Comprehensive Montessori Curriculum
Jade Drive International Preschool, Sri Lanka, takes pride in being an exclusive Montessori school that prioritizes your child's holistic development. As passionate advocates of Dr Maria Montessori and the time-tested Montessori Philosophy, we offer a comprehensive Montessori curriculum that encompasses all aspects of the philosophy. Our goal is to instill in your child a love of learning and guide them towards academic and personal success, so you can feel confident that they are receiving the best possible education.
Fully-equipped Montessori Classrooms
We recognize the significance of a well-equipped classroom in providing a quality education. That's why we ensure that our Montessori classrooms are fully furnished with standardized Montessori materials that boast a variety of direct and indirect learning outcomes. Our classrooms are spacious, air-conditioned, open-planned, and systematically arranged into different learning areas that reflect the five main disciplines of the Montessori Philosophy: Language, Mathematics, Sensorial, Practical Life, and Cultural Studies. This arrangement encourages free movement and enhances learning engagement. Furthermore, we provide child-sized furniture and toilet fixtures to ensure your child's comfort. We invite you to explore our Montessori classrooms where we inspire your child's curiosity and creativity through a hands-on learning experience.
21 Years of Experience in Elocution
Our preschool recognizes the immense value of English elocution as a crucial component of effective communication. We firmly believe that mastering this skill is essential for young learners to develop into confident and influential speakers. As part of our comprehensive enrichment program, we offer our students an outstanding opportunity to study elocution under the expert guidance of one of our founders, a distinguished teacher and examiner from a renowned Speech and Drama Academy. With over 23 years of experience in teaching English & elocution, our instructor provides unparalleled instruction, equipping our students with the essential tools and techniques to excel as communicators.
Friendly and Professional Teaching Staff
At our preschool, we pride ourselves on our exceptional teaching staff. Our educators are not only highly proficient in English, but also personable and professional, creating a warm and welcoming learning environment. We handpick our teachers, providing them with extensive training, competitive compensation, and comfortable working conditions to ensure that they are highly motivated to provide the best possible education to our students. Our teachers are committed to nurturing each child's unique abilities and interests, tailoring their approach to meet the needs of every student. With our dedicated and experienced teaching staff, parents can rest assured that their children are receiving the highest quality education and care.
Ample Car Parking Space
At our preschool, we prioritize the convenience and safety of our parents. To this end, we offer ample car parking space to accommodate all our families. We believe that easy access to parking not only saves time but also ensures the safety of our parents and their children. With our well-maintained parking facilities, parents can rest assured that they can drop off and pick up their children with ease and peace of mind.
We prioritize providing your child with a safe and conducive learning environment. Our state-of-the-art facilities are purpose-built to offer spacious, comfortable, and secure surroundings. Our open-planned, fully equipped, air-conditioned classrooms are furnished with child-sized furniture and bathroom fixtures, while our beautiful gardens provide ample space for outdoor activities. Our entire facility has been thoughtfully designed to create a child-friendly environment and provide your child with the best possible preschool experience.
5400 sq. ft of Specifically Designed Outdoor Area
We are committed to creating a nurturing environment where children can thrive and reach their full potential. We believe that a child's curiosity and sense of freedom are essential to their development. That's why we've carefully designed a 5,400 square foot outdoor space that promotes active play, exploration, and a love for nature. Our well-maintained gardens feature multiple dedicated play areas that encourage children to discover the world around them. With our focus on developing a deep appreciation for the natural environment, your child will learn valuable skills while having fun and creating unforgettable memories. Join us on this exciting journey towards your child's bright future at JadeDrive International Pre-school.
1 : 8 Teacher-to-Child Ratio
At Jade Drive International Preschool in Bandaragama, Sri Lanka, we prioritize the individual needs of each of our students by maintaining a low teacher-to-child ratio. We understand that personal attention is essential to promote effective learning and development. In a typical classroom with 24 students, we provide three experienced teachers and one dedicated caretaker, resulting in a ratio of 1:8. This approach enables us to create a nurturing environment that fosters a love of learning and encourages the growth of each child's unique abilities. We are committed to providing our students with the highest quality education and ensuring that they receive the personalized attention and support they need to succeed.
Our Trained and Dedicated Support Staff
Our preschool prides itself on our highly trained and dedicated support staff who are always available to provide assistance to our students. Whether it's spills or cleanups, our support staff are readily available to ensure a safe and hygienic learning environment. Our team is also available to assist with any toileting needs, providing compassionate and discreet care to our young learners. At our school, we understand the importance of creating a supportive and nurturing environment that promotes student well-being and success. Our dedicated support staff play a vital role in ensuring that our students feel safe, comfortable, and cared for at all times.
Safety and Security
Ensuring the safety and security of our young learners is our utmost priority. To achieve this, we have implemented several measures, including purpose-built facilities designed with the safety of children in mind, state-of-the-art security cameras, and a highly trained and courteous security team. Our well-rehearsed safety procedures provide an extra layer of protection for your child, giving you peace of mind knowing that they are in a secure and protected environment.