The new PBS Kids series Hero Elementary will join the CPTV Kids lineup beginning June 1, 2020. Hero Elementary is a school for budding superheroes, where kids learn to master their innate powers, like flying and teleportation, while exploring science along the way.
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Hero Elementary aims to give children ages 4 to 7 the tools to solve problems by thinking and acting like scientists and igniting their natural curiosity and empathy. The stories in Hero Elementary center around a team of super students called Sparks’ Crew. Led by their quirky and enthusiastic teacher, Mr. Sparks, they work together to help people, solve problems, and try to make the world a better place.
When their imperfect powers aren’t up to the task, the students look to their other powers – the superpowers of science – to help them investigate, observe, make predictions, and figure out a solution!
Where to Watch
This new multi-platform series will air on CPTV weekdays at 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., beginning with an hour-long premiere airing at 8 a.m., 2 p.m., and 5 p.m. on June 1.
The series will also air on the CPTV PBS Kids 24/7 channel Saturdays and Sundays at 5 p.m. and Mondays-Thursdays at 8 p.m., as well as on PBS Kids digital platforms.
New CPTV Kids Schedule
A new summer weekday lineup comes to CPTV Kids beginning June 1, including the addition of Hero Elementary. This schedule will be in effect until September 6, 2020.
- 6:30 a.m. Arthur
- 7:00 a.m. Ready Jet Go!
- 7:30 a.m. Wild Kratts
- 8:00 a.m. Hero Elementary
- 8:30 a.m. Molly of Denali
- 9:00 a.m. Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum
- 9:30 a.m. Let’s Go Luna!
- 10:00 a.m. Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood
- 10:30 a.m. Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood (Mon.-Thurs.); Clifford the Big Red Dog (Fri.)
- 11:00 a.m. Sesame Street
- 11:30 a.m. Pinkalicious & Peterrific
- 12:00 p.m. Dinosaur Train
- 12:30 p.m. The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!
- 1:00 p.m. Sesame Street
- 1:30 p.m. Pinkalicious & Peterrific
- 2:00 p.m. Hero Elementary
- 2:30 p.m. Let’s Go Luna!
- 3:00 p.m. Nature Cat
- 3:30 p.m. Wild Kratts
- 4:00 p.m. Molly of Denali
- 4:30 p.m. Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum
- 5:00 p.m. Odd Squad
- 5:30 p.m. Arthur
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