Whittier College News Release
Office of Public
P.O. Box 634
Whittier, CA 90608-0634
Browning at (562) 907-4216
Preschool and Elementary Class Openings
Available at Broadoaks Children’s School
Broadoaks Children’s School at Whittier College is now accepting applications
for a limited number of openings in its preschool and K-6 programs for the
Broadoaks is an accredited private school offering before- and after-school
well as a challenging academic curriculum that meets or exceeds the state
all content areas. Broadoaks students have an outstanding performance record on
the Stanford 9 achievement test.
Broadoaks is a nationally and internationally recognized demonstration school
for its developmentally based teaching practices. The curriculum emphasizes
basic skills, as well as critical thinking in all content areas. Broadoaks’
teacher-student ratios are
or better in all elementary classrooms.
the teachers hold a master’s degree in education and all have strong
preparation in child development, as well as in the subjects they teach. The
individualized teaching approach builds upon each student’s strengths, interests
and learning styles.
Broadoaks students also participate in a variety of activities on the Whittier
College campus. They participate in learning activities in the college art
studios and science laboratories and use the
physical education facilities. They attend concerts and
performances on campus as well. In addition, Broadoaks students may participate
such before- and after-school activities as student government, German Club,
music, school newspaper, Homework Club, Advanced Learners and Safety Patrol.
date of application is one of several criteria used in the admission process,
early application is strongly advised. Guided tours of the school are available
interested parents. To register for a tour, or to request information and an
call the Broadoaks Office at (562) 907-4250. To use the Internet, contact
firstname.lastname@example.org , or log on to
18 miles east of
Whittier College is an independent, four-year
college offering traditional liberal arts majors and strong pre-professional
taught in the context of the liberal arts. Whittier Law School, which is
the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law
Schools, is located on a separate campus in Costa Mesa.