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Carden Conejo Open House 2019

Carden Conejo Open House: An Inside Look at What We Have to Offer

With our Open House fast approaching, we wanted to give you greater insight into what children gain by attending the Carden Conejo School. At our Open House, you’ll have the opportunity to tour our campus, visit our classrooms, meet Carden teachers, and learn more about all the benefits that a Carden education has to offer.

The Facts Behind Common Private School Myths

The Facts Behind Common Private School Myths

No one knows where or when preconceived myths about private or non-sectarian schools originated. However, it’s important to be fully informed about private schools before making any decisions about your child’s education. Before you allow any preconceived notions to cloud your judgement, get the facts on the most common myths about private school.

Back to School: Smart Questions to Ask Your Child's New Teacher

Back to School: Smart Questions to Ask Your Child's New Teacher

At the start of the school year, parents have the opportunity to meet the teacher. This is an important experience for both the teacher and the parent. It allows you to have an open discussion about what the upcoming school year will entail. If you're meeting your child's teacher for the first time, there are a few questions you should ask to ensure that both you and your child know what to expect for the upcoming school year.

6 Reasons Children Should Go to Primary School

6 Reasons Children Should Go to Primary School

Parents who want to give their children a headstart often choose to enroll them in a primary school program. Children can start preschool at three years old, and enroll in pre-kindergarten at age four. Nurturing primary school programs provide children with a necessary foundation for the rest of their main educational experiences. Beyond preparing them for elementary school, these programs also help students develop coordination, social skills, and self-esteem.

Is Private School Right for Your Child?

Is Private School Right for Your Child?

Trying to decide what is best for your child and their educational future can be difficult at best and stressful at worst. Many parents find themselves asking if the public school system is the best choice for their child. While public school is always an option, it is worth considering the benefits that a private education can offer school-aged children.