St. Robert’s Transitional Kindergarten is an early childhood education program that continues a child’s educational journey from preschool to kindergarten. Transitional kindergarten is the first year of a two-year kindergarten program that offers students a well-planned program that builds necessary spiritual, academic, and social skills for success throughout their years at St. Robert Bellarmine School. Students in transitional kindergarten are introduced to the alphabet, sight words, numbers, addition and subtraction and by the end of the school year the students are writing sentences. Additionally, Transitional Kindergarten students participate in the annual Kindergarten Christmas show that highlights the performing arts skills learned in the classroom. The program is part of the regular school day which is Monday through Thursday from 7:50 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Friday from 7:50 a.m. to noon and is offered to students who are four years old by September 1st.