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Learn about BC's Early Learning Framework: early_learning_framework.pdf

Mission Public Schools is proud to offer a variety of Early Learning opportunities such as Strongstart, Jump Smart and other pre-school programs.

StrongStart is...
A place where…families are valued and recognized as their child's very first and most important teacher
A place that…models and supports family literacy
A place to…meet other children and their families
A place which… reflects the language and cultures of the community
A place where…information on parenting concerns, child development, school facilities, and local community resources are readily available
A place where…learning is fun. Parents and caregivers play alongside their child, therefore encouraging early learning
A place where…children can develop emotionally, socially, physically, cognitively
A place where...children learn through play
A place where ... children 

StrongStart is designed for preschool aged children and their parent/caregiver; however children from birth to six years of age are very welcome. We encourage the whole family to join us.

StrongStart is available at many of our local schools and outreach sites - Click Here for more information about class times and location.

Click here for the ZOOM link

For more info, email

"Jump Smart" Pre-Kindergarten Program at Cherry Hill Elementary

Jump Smart is a pre-kindergarten readiness skills based on Kiddikins – a kinesthetic learning program.  Jump Smart has grown to include several programs and has names on the JS Interest list years in advance. While using play-based movement games, Jump Smart aids a child's transition to elementary school by teaching and/or reinforcing basic pre-kindergarten topics including recognition of colors, numbers, shapes, letters and phonemes (individual letter sounds); concepts including associations, opposites, simple science, and healthy choices; and a variety of physical skills. As well, daily snacks, creative projects and school routines are offered.

Contact Quest Leisure Ltd. for more details or 604-852-5547

Pre-school -  various sites, contact your local school to see if they have Pre-school opportunities.