Fish Creek School
A place where amazing things Get Done!
The Fish Creek School is an elementary school in the Fish Creek neighbourhood in Lake Sundance Calgary, 1st Class After Class – Fish Creek runs out of the school gymnasium and serves all families of the Fish Creek School. This location offers a Before and After School program in the school. Our Kindergarten program for this location runs from our Heritage pointe location in DeWinton, we provide transportation for our kindergarten children from school to heritage pointe and back to school.
At 1st Class After Class – Fish Creek School, Children are able to engage in a wide array of play experiences that foster the development of social, physical, creative, emotional and intellectual growth through play and recreation. Our well qualified staff provide a wide variety of developmentally appropriate programs for children with a blended approach combining a learn through play philosophy, lots of physical activity and an introduction to new experiences and curriculum supporting materials and activities.
It is a time for story and language development, music and movement activities, and other varied learning experiences.
Our programs all have a pretend and learn area devoted to developing a child’s sense of “make believe”.
Before & After Grade 1-6
Our before and after-care programs go well beyond homework help. We support children in becoming the kindest, most capable, and most resilient version of themselves.
With regular outdoor time and planned indoor activities, our children experience a world of movement, dance and recreation.
Books allow children to enter a world of “make believe” and learn about new and exciting things.
Our programs use a research based curriculum that is individualized to every age, with planned activities that combine learning and fun to create happy, curious kids.
Including Non-Instructional/PD Days/half day Friday's
OSC Program Director
Ms. Porsche is a Child Development Assistant with a certificate in Early Childhood Education and currently working on attaining a higher level of education in early childhood education. She has been working in the childcare for over 8 years and been a Director of a program for over 5years and brings many years of experience to the Fish Creek program.
Ms. Porsche says "I love that each day is challenging and exciting, never the same day twice. Getting to know the children and their families over the years brings has been a great joy and privilege. I am very grateful to continue my journey in early childhood education with the 1st Class family". When Ms. Porsche isn't directing the program, she enjoys her time with friends and family.
Ms. Jamie is our Assistant program Director specializing in Early Childhood Education she graduated from Bow Valley College as a Child Development Worker. She has been in the child care industry for over 6 years. Her passion for this industry started with the birth of her son, and desire to learn more about developmental stages, and early learning. Ms. Jamie enjoys yoga, boxing and spending time with her son Rylee!