First Congo is in session from early September through late May, and observes school holidays in accordance with the calendar of the Palo Alto Unified School District.
The programs accommodate up to 30 children per class in an outstanding physical environment that beckons children as they enter through the gate each morning. Two’s attend school one morning per week, Three’s attend two mornings per week, and the Four’s attend three days per week.
Parent participation responsibilities at school include assisting the teachers and sharing in the supervision of the children for the morning. Parents are required to participate during the course of the school year as follows:
- 2’s class – 2 school mornings
- 3’s class – 6 school mornings
- 4’s class – 8 school mornings