Literacy & Language

Sugarwood Friends adopt an extensive vocabulary for everyday conversations, questions, observations, activities and experiences. We become literate in three languages including English, Spanish and American Sign Language (ASL) as well as and any other languages we can easily include.

 

Throughout each day we enjoy a wide variety of reading...

Math & Science

We approach math and science with lively, hands-on explorative practices.  Our collaborative work is thematic, individualized, experiential and comprehensive.  We strengthen intellectual curiosity using thematic science units, daily hands-on experiments. Student resources are upgraded, fun, current and relevant. Every student is encouraged to think...

The Arts

Each child participates in multiple musical experiences everyday with individual instruction, practice and performance in violin, recorder, percussion, musical notation, voice, dance, rhythm and movement.  Music is purposefully used to enhance math, language and science concepts. The Arts lend themselves to activities that reinforce learning with...

Nature & Outdoors

We cherish, enjoy and explore our natural surroundings each day.  At Sugarwood School we integrate coordination and physical strength into our daily programs.  We have time to play, make personal choices and enjoy ample time outside.
 

 

 

“The property at the school offers many opportunities for learning about our natural...

Community

Each person is fully appreciated, respected and integrated into our community of diverse learners.  Sugarwood Friends play, work, interact and cooperate with sensitivity and kindness.  We are preparing for a lifetime of successful friendships. Everyone here feels respected, loved and appreciated for their uniqueness.

  • We foster...

Social Sciences & Culture

We teach multi-cultural themes and have special celebrations to honor our diverse world.