The traditions and teachings of the Catholic Church and the values of Christian living permeate the school day. This high priority is expressed through worship, prayer, religious education classes and the general climate of the school.
The Early Childhood Program and the Preschool program are based on the age-appropriate, developmental level of the children. The curriculums includes sharing and conversation time, stories, songs and finger plays, creative art, games, fine motor and large muscle activities, food preparation, science and nature activities, exposure to shapes, colors, numbers, and letters. Guest speakers visit the classrooms from time to time to complement the curriculums, and occasional field trips are taken to local sites in the community.
Rosary School offers a balanced academic curriculum that includes the following subjects in grades Early Childhood through 8th grade:
Religion Science Art Reading Social Studies
Library English Computer Physical Ed. Health
Spelling Math Music Speech Handwriting
Spanish (ECH-8) Foreign Languages (6,7,8)
Students in grades 6-8 participate in “Electives”, which include a variety of subjects to learn. Preparation for the Sacrament of Reconciliation and First Communion takes place in second grade.
Students also have opportunities to extend the challenge of the curriculum by participating in competitions in Spelling Bees, Science Fair, Speech Tournaments, Children’s Choir, Track Meet.
All Catholic elementary schools in the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City include in their curriculum a program of family life and human sexuality education according to the level of the students’ maturity and understanding. Family life education refers to the broad program in family living designed to impart knowledge regarding practices, values, and attitudes affecting family life in accordance with the teachings of the Catholic Church.
Click HERE to see the curriculum page of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City.