Elementary Overview

  • 2020-2021 School Year

     

    In response to COVID-19, PAIDEIA’s elementary students are full-time correspondence students:

    • Parents/families are primary teachers
    • Advisors support parents in homeschooling through coaching and providing resources
    • Parents/families support students as they work through their curriculum at a pace appropriate for their child
    • Optional, supplemental Zoom courses for students are offered each quarter

     

    2021-2022 Plans and Hopes

     

    Post-pandemic, PAIDEIA plans to offer various options for our elementary students including…

    • In-school workshops: students attend school 2 days a week for support in the core subject areas, social-emotional learning, and more.
    • Science workshops: students attend school 1 day a week for science instruction including hands-on experiments, exploration, and student-led discovery.
    • School-wide field trips: at least 1 optional Friday field trip per month with parent chaperone
    • Full-time correspondence: students are fully homeschooled; parents are supported by an advisor who coaches and provides resources.

     

    Past Events include:

    • Social clubs
    • Lego club
    • Author’s night
    • Pen-pal club
    • Parent workshops
    • School-wide field trips