Mission Statement

Our purpose is to provide outstanding Christian preschool educational experiences while nurturing each child's friendship with God and others.

Registration Information

We currently have a few openings for the 2019-2020 school year.

Registration for the 2020-2021 school year opens on Tuesday, January 21st for current students and Wayzata Free families. Registration for the community begins on Monday, January 27th.

Please visit our Registration Page for more information.
Weather Conditions

Fri. Jan. 17th. We are inside today.

Programs/Curriculum


— Programs —


Our licensed programs are open to children of all faiths. To ensure a quality program, we maintain a ratio of approximately 8-to-1 (child/teacher) so that each child receives more individual attention and instruction. We welcome and encourage parent involvement in the classroom and school.

Preschool Programs

  • For children 2 – 5 years of age
  • 4 & 5 year old Kindergarten readiness class
  • One, two, three, four or five days per week
  • Choose from 9:00 – 11:30 am, 9:00 am – 2:30 pm (4 & 5’s Class), or 12:00 – 2:30 pm (4 & 5’s Class)

 

Extended Care Programs

  • For children attending our preschool programs we offer extended care:  Monday – Friday: 8:00 – 9:00 am and 11:30 – 4:30 pm
  • Extended care offers flexibility and can be used before or after your child’s class.
  • We offer “lunch bunch” where children can bring a home lunch to eat with other classmates. Children can then move on to the Extended Care Program or be picked up after lunch.
  • Extended Care and Lunch Bunch are available to all children ages 3-5. Tots are eligible when they turn 3 years of age and are potty trained.

Summer  Extended Care Program

  • Part-time
  • A fun-filled adventure!
  • One, two, three, four or five days per week
  • Available in June

School Events

  • Christmas and Spring musical programs performed by children
  • Open House
  • Dads’ Night, Grandparents Day, Muffins for Mom, and field trips


— Curriculum —


Our Learning Without Tears, Get Set for School curriculum  is a child-friendly developmentally-based program.  It addresses different learning styles, builds on what the child already knows and uses hands-on materials. Our curriculum nurtures your child’s self esteem and allows for creativity and individual expression. Our learning environment is centered on Christian values and provides a balanced educational experience to prepare  your child for success in kindergarten.
(For a copy of our curriculum goals, click here)

Flexible daily scheduling includes:

  • Biblical truths taught and modeled through Bible stories and music
  • Problem-solving skills and development
  • Number recognition, patterns and other early mathematic skills training
  • Learning Center Approach: Reading readiness, dramatic play, large block building, science, art, manipulatives, literature, and other developmentally appropriate activities
  • Opportunities to develop language skills including vocabulary and communication-development of emergent reading and writing skills.
  • Field trips, parties, crafts, cooking activities and more provide exciting, fun and challenging hands-on experiences.
  • Nutritious snacks
  • Outdoor activity time
  • Spanish and Music classes
  • Occasional science programs

Scholarships