The EIS Preschool offers an integrated approach for teaching and learning for children from 2.5 to 6 years of age. The program is designed in accordance with the IB PYP philosophy and establishes a strong foundation for learning in early years, as well as creates a holistic learning experience that integrates social, emotional, physical and cognitive development in a safe, caring, play-based, and academically enriching environment.
We emphasize interaction and language development through uniquely arranged spaces and materials.
At EIS Preschool we:
We love sharing our campus experience with prospective families and would be delighted to have you join us for a personalised visit!
All activities run Monday to Friday, between 8.30 am and 7.00 pm.
Exupery Preschool program follows the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP). The PYP provides a holistic learning approach that integrates socio-emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
The language of instruction in the Preschool is English.
Yes, we support mother tongue based on the home language of the families.
Each class has a Homeroom Teacher and a Teacher Assistant. In addition, we have several nannies who work across the Preschool.
The IB PYP Programme is taught from K1 (the youngest group) in Exupery Preschool up until P6 (Grade 5) in Exupery Primary School, which means that children finishing EIS Preschool are ready for International Primary School.
Exupery International Preschool accepts students aged between 2.5 and 6.
Preferably, yes, but we do understand that our youngest students are only 2.5. We have nannies in the Preschool groups and they will help your child if required.
Yes. At EIS we care about all members of our community. Healthy food is an important part of our daily life. The meals at Preschool are provided three times a day with snacks available throughout the day.
Meals at EIS are:
There is a nap time in grades K1-P1. The bedrooms are spacious, well-equipped, and use only natural materials.
Children spend a large part of the day outside and engage in free play as well as structured outdoor learning.
To keep parents fully informed and engaged in their child’s learning, we have regular communication between home and school. We use the online platform Toddle to provide parents with an overview of their child’s learning across all areas of the curriculum. The teachers can be contacted via e-mail, in person (scheduled appointment) or family messaging (on Toddle).
There is a Special Learning Support teacher available to work with children with special needs.
We also hire a full-time speech therapist who is available to work with students that may require this service.
Speech therapy lessons are charged as an additional cost.
EIS follows all recommended guidelines by the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Education that are currently in place.
Additionally, we have a highly efficient air ventilation system that provides an exchange of air throughout the entire premises, 7 times per hour, reducing regular upper respiratory illness.
Measures taken on a regular basis at EIS:
Due to the proclaimed State of Emergency in the Republic of Latvia and according to certain Covid-19 restrictions, Exupery International School temporary cannot offer a Trial Day for potential Preschool children.