St. Albert The Great School
A place where amazing things Get Done!
St. Albert the Great located in the McKenzie towne community, is newest addition to 1st Class After Class family. The 1st Class After Class – St. Albert the Great School which offers a Before and After School program and Kindergarten Program.
At 1st Class After Class – St. Albert the Great, our team of qualified staff are committed to providing a safe, stimulating atmosphere where children will have opportunities to explore and discover the world around us, overcome barriers, build positive relationships, and develop strong confidence and essential life skills. Our rotating schedule of games, crafts, homework support, and physical activities will ensure that every child is active, engaged and involved.
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 curriculum that is individualized to every age, with planned activities that combine learning and fun to create happy, curious kids.
Spring/Winter Break, Non-Instructional/PD Days/half day Friday's
Meet Ms. Liliana. She has been working in Child Care for the past 11 years in Before and After School programs. She has a Bachelors degree with Honours in Psychology and Sociology and currently working towards attaining the highest level of qualification in early childhood education. She is High Five Certified for principles of Healthy Child Development and has a Kidproof Certificate Working with Kids Instructor Certification. She likes to be physically active and love playing games with the children such as badminton, basketball and even soccer. She loves watching movies (sci-fi and comics) and enjoys taking her children to the park and to family trips.
Ms Liliana is a mother of 2 (boy and a girl). She says, "I choose Child Care as a career because I enjoy working with kids very much and I find myself learning something new everyday with them. I believe that all children have the potential to do great things not only in the present but also in the future. It is amazing to see on a daily basis what little hands can do and what great minds can achieve".
Ms. Charisse is the Assistant director of 1st Class St. Albert the Great location. She holds a Child Care Supervisor Certificate (level 3) and a current CPR and first aid certificate. Charisse has a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education with a major in Preschool Education and has over 10 years of childcare experience. Before I worked with children, I earned a bachelor’s degree in Management Accounting. But my passion in working with children made me earn the Elementary Ed. Degree. I am mother of 2 and when I am not working, I am with my family and friends watching movies, enjoying the outdoors and taking care of my plants.