4's

Your 4 year old has several options.

This program aligns with Maryland Model for College and Career Readiness, introducing the social and academic readiness skills to prepare children for their formal learning experience of Kindergarten.

There are four options for our 4 Year Old Program, ranging from 3 to 5 half- or full-days. Class size is generally 16 children with a Lead Teacher and Teacher Assistant.

Pre-K 3 Half-Days/Week

The 3-day Pre-K  program introduces a Kindergarten readiness skill which fully prepares children for Kindergarten. This program uses Little Treasure Curriculum. It is a wonderful option, allowing children to explore outside activities outside of school with family.

Children must be 4 years old before September 1.

Class Options

Mon/Wed/Fri9:00-11:30 am
Mon/Wed/Fri12:30-3:00 pm

Pre-K Extended Days/Week

This option is an extended day option which introduces Kindergarten readiness skills that fully prepares children for Kindergarten, using the Little Treasures Curriculum. This option offers a longer day, with lunch and recess included. The longer day allows for more in-depth hands-on exploration of subject matter and allows for a bit more play time during the day. Child Development experts agree that children learn best through play.

Children must be 4 years old before September 1.

Class Options

Monday - Thursday9:00-2:00 pm

Pre-K 5 Days/Week

Traditional 5-day Pre-K introduces Kindergarten readiness skills that fully prepares children for Kindergarten. Our 5 day program uses Investigator Club Curriculum.

Children must be 5 years old before March 1 or have approval of the director.

Class Options

Monday - Friday9:00-11:30 am

Pre-K 4 Days/Week

This program allows children to attend the traditional 5-day program in 4 days, allowing one day a week to spend at home with family.

Children must be 5 years old before March 1 or have approval of the director.

Class Options

Monday - Thursday12:30-3:00 pm

Take a tour of Asbury for your 4 year old

Our 4’s Teachers

Mrs. Colleen Bitner

c.bitner@asburychristianpreschool.org

Mrs. Bitner is originally from Pennsylvania. She grew up in a family of teachers and knew she wanted to be a teacher since she was a little girl. She graduated from Shippensburg University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education. She moved to Maryland in 2006 and taught Kindergarten in Anne Arundel County Public School for several years. She has two children: Virginia, who attends Broadneck Elementary; and Rocco who is at Asbury. In her spare time she enjoys baking, reading, drinking coffee on her patio, going to the library, and strolling the aisles of Target. 

 

Alicia Banghart 

Our Pre-K 44A Teachers

Our Pre-K 45A Teachers

Tammy Kronenwetter

t.kronenwetter@asburychristianpreschool.org

Mrs. Kronenwetter is originally from North Carolina. She graduated from the University of North Carolina with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education. (Go Tarheels!) She moved to Maryland in 1984. Mrs. Kronenwetter has two adult children, both of whom came through Asbury’s Clubhouse program. Mrs. Kronenwetter joined the staff of Asbury in 1997. She first worked in the Extended Care and the school-age Clubhouse program. Mrs. Kronenwetter taught the 3-Day Fours and Kindergarten programs before her current position as the 4-Day Fours Teacher. She is also a Group Leader for the School-Age Clubhouse program.

Denice Moran

Interested in our 4’s Program?