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    Building Brains, One Nutrient At A Time! 02 Mar 2015

    Building brains is about so much more than just education. At Kids U we know that nutrition is an important factor in a child’s development. Which is why we continuously strive to provide healthy, balanced, and nutritious meals for our children. Our current menus reflect cultural diversity to stimulate a broader palate, and our cooks … Continue reading “Building Brains, One Nutrient At A Time!”

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    February 2015 Theme 12 Feb 2015

    Community helpers is February’s theme at Kids U McKnight. By introducing the importance of various trades and occupations and the impact they have on their community, we are instilling in our children a sense of civic duty at an early age. We have aligned several guest speakers (thanks to our wonderful parent volunteers!), ranging from … Continue reading “February 2015 Theme”

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    Generations of Hope Charity Auction 05 Feb 2015

    Raising children to become generous, loving and socially-conscious citizens starts at an early age. Which is why at Kids U, we are always looking for ways to involve our children in charities. December’s food and toy drive was an immense success, and the Calgary Interfaith Food Bank and Calgary’s Hope Mission were overwhelmed with the … Continue reading “Generations of Hope Charity Auction”

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    January Parent Workshop – Child Brain Development 23 Jan 2015

    First of all, Kids U McKnight would like to thank all of the parents who made it to our January Parent Workshop on Thursday, January 22nd. It was a huge success! We absolutely love seeing our parents so involved in the educational progress of our students! For those of you who were unable to attend, … Continue reading “January Parent Workshop – Child Brain Development”

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    January 2015 Theme 29 Dec 2014

      This month’s theme is something we as Canadians know all too well: winter. And although it can be cold and miserable at times, the children will get to learn all about the wonders of our most familiar, frosty season! A major part of January’s theme will consist of sports and history…after all, what is … Continue reading “January 2015 Theme”

  • Press Release – Kids U McKnight is expanding! 20 Dec 2014

        Kids U Calgary has announced the expansion of their McKnight location, in order to accommodate its continuing growth. The new space is directly adjoining the current center, and will allow for an additional 344 square meters and a capacity of approximately 70-80 more children.The success of Kids U’s Junior Preschool program, one of … Continue reading “Press Release – Kids U McKnight is expanding!”

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    Kids U Charity Food Drive 10 Dec 2014

    This month, Kids U will be doing a food drive to benefit the Calgary Interfaith Food Bank and Calgary’s Hope Mission. The Hope Mission strives to break the cycle of poverty for Calgary children, to provide a bright future for kids that is free of hunger, homelessness and addiction. At both our Bridgeland and McKnight locations, … Continue reading “Kids U Charity Food Drive”

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    Kids U’s 2014 Christmas Program 04 Dec 2014

      Every year we put on a festive holiday program involving all of the children at Kids U. Beginning in the fall, the teachers and program coordinators start developing a theme for the night, and from there, music, dancing and magic is made! This year we are bringing to you the story of Goldilocks and … Continue reading “Kids U’s 2014 Christmas Program”

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    December 2014 Theme 03 Dec 2014

      This month’s theme gets Kids U right into the Christmas spirit! Through their activities and lessons, the children will learn about one of the most important holiday traditions celebrated around the world: Hanukkah. The story of Hanukkah is one of bravery, faith and miracles. An engaging tale based on real-life events, the children will … Continue reading “December 2014 Theme”

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    Trick-or-Treat Tips 29 Oct 2014

    It’s not the ghosts and the ghouls parents have to worry about this Halloween Holiday! Kids tend to get a little hyper, and a little adventurous when they’re dressed as their favorite character; or perhaps an alter ego for those truly dedicated. Keep them safe, and harm free with these tips and tricks. In sight … Continue reading “Trick-or-Treat Tips”

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