(203) 333-2211
500 State Street, Bridgeport, CT 06604

How We Are Unique

3-Pronged Approach for Lasting Success

With a unique program encompassing school, home, and future, AJLA delivers a high-quality classroom experience that strengthens both cognitive and character skills; empowers families to reinforce and extend their children's education at home; and facilitates primary school placements that will nurturing graduates' continuing success.

Our Program at a Glance:

  • Small class sizes -  with 1:4 teacher-to-student ratio Preschool, 1:7 teacher-to-student ratio Kindergarten
  • Highly educated faculty, majority with EdM
  • Focus on literacy, numeracy, and communication—the tools necessary for success in later learning
  • Small group lessons and one-to-one tutoring
  • Yale RULER program to cultivate social-emotional skills
  • Warm, ordered classrooms filled with stimulating Montessori materials
  • Music Together, yoga, African drumming, Physical education and integrated arts programming
  • Raising a Reader literacy initiative
  •  Natural outdoor learning space
  • After-school program and six-week summer camp
  • Commitment to parent engagement
  • Mandatory monthly workshops that empower
  • Relationships with schools across Fairfield County

Quality matters, and preschool programs that are high-quality have—by far—the greatest impact.

All aspects of AJLA were designed to reflect and advance the principles of high-quality early learning.