A Day in PreK

What does a typical day look like for our early childhood education in Central CT? Come and see!


  • Complete morning message with parent
  • Free play
  • Art activity

Morning Meeting & Greetings

  • Share morning message
  • Calendar
  • Weather
  • Sharing

Small Group Academics

  • Language Arts or Math

Bathroom Break


P.E., Music, & Library occur on a rotating basis

Snack Time

Center Time

  • Theme-based free choice centers reinforce skill development and allow children to apply skills they were taught during small group time

Recess/Bathroom Break

Lunch/Half Day Dismissal

Large Group Activity

  • Music & Movement
  • Fine or gross motor activity
  • Story Time with literacy activity

Rest Time

Snack Time


Story and Closing Activity


Chase Collegiate School
565 Chase Parkway Waterbury, CT 06708
(203) 236-9500

Pre K

Chase’s PreK program will give your child the freedom to explore the world and the structure to become an active, involved learner who is prepared for Kindergarten.

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Lower School

In this safe, nurturing private elementary school, our students explore, take risks and innovate.

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Middle School

The bedrock of this success in this private middle school is the atmosphere of support and trust. At Chase, we honor each student and help them achieve their personal best, through an intensive, daily advisory program.

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Upper School

This private high school gives its students the tools to develop into lifelong learners and innovative thinkers, prepared for the changing landscape of the 21st century. Upon graduation, Chase students are well prepared for college and life beyond.

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Every gift to Chase has a direct impact on our students and faculty.

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Innovation at Chase

We’ve integrated innovation and design thinking into our traditional curriculum – and created three high and low-tech design labs on campus, providing students the knowledge and space to chart their own course in terms of their approach to a project and the outcome they produce.

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