College Preparatory Program

Covedale offers a college preparatory program for students in fourth through sixth grade. In the college preparatory classes, basic skills are enriched and extended through:

  • Developing study and research skills
  • Promoting creative writing that is structurally sound and grammatically correct
  • Sharpening listening techniques
  • Providing opportunities for the development of poise and self-confidence in the art of oral expression
  • Fostering an appreciation for mathematics and the investigative procedures of the scientific methods
  • Enhancing an awareness of current events
  • Introducing and refining computer skills
  • Developing a knowledge of and appreciation for good literature through reading and studying challenging novels
  • Fostering the use of technology for extended learning opportunities
  • Providing stimulating activities for our gifted students