Academics

Elementary School

At Gresol we work to offer quality education at this stage, under conditions of equity and with the guarantee of equal opportunities.

At this stage, we encourage students to communicate effectively, to be critical thinkers, to cooperate and collaborate constructively, in a warm environment. The educational approach is based on the idea of ​​student-centered learning, awakening their curious mind. Therefore, educational experiences are engaging, relevant, challenging, and meaningful to the school community.

 

In Elementary, the curriculum is aligned with the US Common Core and tailored to the needs of our students: English (ELA); Visual and Performing Arts; Personal, social, emotional, and physical education; Sciences; Social Sciences; Math.

Support
our students

Support children to be aspirational and provide them with the skills, knowledge and understanding they need to achieve their goals and develop their talents.

Exciting Learning Oportunities

Provide children with exciting learning opportunities that allow them to become independent, resilient and confident learners.

Lifelong

Learners

Through our curriculum and teaching we focus on inspiring our children to learn, equipping them with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to be independent, lifelong learners

Elementary School Program

English
Language Arts

We continue to focus on English Language acquisition based on Jolly Phonics and the Guided Reading Program. We emphasize spelling and challenge our students to develop their writing skills. They substantially improve their communication skills, boosting them toward a high-quality education.

Math

Our Arts Program also stimulates the art experience. The main goal is to ensure our students develop their creative skills while making art and enjoying the art of other people and cultures, as these are of importance for the full development of the child.

Science

Our Arts Program also stimulates the art experience. The main goal is to ensure our students develop their creative skills while making art and enjoying the art of other people and cultures, as these are of importance for the full development of the child.

Social Studies

Our Arts Program also stimulates the art experience. The main goal is to ensure our students develop their creative skills while making art and enjoying the art of other people and cultures, as these are of importance for the full development of the child.

Spanish

Our Arts Program also stimulates the art experience. The main goal is to ensure our students develop their creative skills while making art and enjoying the art of other people and cultures, as these are of importance for the full development of the child.

Catalan

Our Arts Program also stimulates the art experience. The main goal is to ensure our students develop their creative skills while making art and enjoying the art of other people and cultures, as these are of importance for the full development of the child.

French (from Grade 3 onwward)

Our Arts Program also stimulates the art experience. The main goal is to ensure our students develop their creative skills while making art and enjoying the art of other people and cultures, as these are of importance for the full development of the child.

Visual Art

Our Arts Program also stimulates the art experience. The main goal is to ensure our students develop their creative skills while making art and enjoying the art of other people and cultures, as these are of importance for the full development of the child.

Music

In Elementary, the Music Program aligns with the curriculum of the official Elementary Grade of Music. Children have the opportunity to learn while playing an orchestral string instrument. Thanks to this program, our children cultivate their sensibility, increase their hand-eye coordination, organize their thoughts and even improve their reading, math skills, and teamwork.

Physical Education

Children, by nature, are very active physically and enjoy adventure activities. Our Sports Program includes this fundamental characteristic while developing an appreciation for good health, general wellbeing, and physical fitness. Thus, our students acquire skills, knowledge, and attitudes linked to the lifelong learning values, and they also gain self-reliance and self-discipline. The program includes football, basketball, volleyball, baseball, and athletics.

Community
Time

STEAM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) are drivers of innovation that help our children to become fearless problem-solvers and critical thinkers while fostering their creativity. Through our Cross-curricular Technology Program, we promote the integration of technology into active learning and the teaching processes.