Preschool & Pre-K

First Pres Preschool & Pre-K provides an enriched Christian learning environment that encourages social, emotional and cognitive development as children discover and explore the world through play. Our goal is to nurture a foundation that promotes independence and confidence as an introduction to lifelong learning.

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Chandra Gravit, Director / email
630-668-5147 x27

Meet the Staff

Academic Calendar

Orientation

Orientation for all preschool classes is held during the week of Labor Day. An orientation schedule is mailed to all enrolled families in early August.

Calendar

The preschool follows the District 200 Academic calendar for holidays, in-service days, and snow days. Preschool classes are in session on half days for District 200. The preschool school year ends the week before Memorial Day.

Open Enrollment

Open enrollment begins in January. Registration is open to alumni and church member families in November.

Tuition & Fees

Enrollment Fee

There is a $75 non-refundable enrollment fee due upon enrollment.

Tuition

Tuition is due upon the 1st of each month from October through May. The September tuition payment for the school year is due on July 1st. Tuition may be paid monthly or semi-annually; and payments may be made online using our Secure Transaction Form. Scholarships are available on a confidential basis. Please contact the Director.

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Terrific Twos
(2 1/2 year olds)

Schedule

Mon & Wed: 9:15 – 11:15 a.m.
Tues & Thur: 9:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Tuition & Fees

Tuition is $120 per month for nine months. The first monthly tuition payment is due on July 1st.

Key Links

Details & Curriculum

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Three Year Old
Programs

Schedule

Tues & Thur: 9:00–11:30 a.m.
Mon, Wed & Fri: 9:00- 11:30 a.m
Tues & Thur: 12:30 - 3:00 p.m.
(With the option to add Monday for a third day)

Tuition & Fees

Tuition for the two day program is $125 per month for 9 months. Tuition for the three day program is $155 per month for 9 months. The first monthly tuition payment is due on July 1st. A $15 activity fee is due in January to cover the cost of vision and hearing testing and field trips.

Key Links

Details & Curriculum

Download Application

Pay Tuition

Four Year Old
Programs

Schedule

Mon thru Thur: 9:00–11:30 a.m. Mon thru Thur: 12:30–3:00 p.m. (3-day option MWTh either class)

Tuition & Fees

Tuition for the three-day option is $155 per month for 9 months. Tuition for four-day option is $210 per month for 9 months. The first monthly tuition payment is due on July 1st. A $15 activity fee is due in January to cover the cost of vision and hearing testing and field trips.

Key Links

Details & Curriculum

Download Application

Pay Tuition

Pre-K
(5 & 6 year olds)

Schedule

Mon thru Fri: 12:30–3:00 p.m.

Tuition & Fees

Tuition is $250 per month for nine months. The first monthly tuition payment is due on July 1st. A $15 activity fee is due in January to cover the cost of Weekly Readers and field trips.

Key Links

Details & Curriculum

Download Application

Pay Tuition

Kindergarten Enrichment
(5 & 6 year olds)

Schedule

Tuesdays: 9:00–11:00 a.m.
Wednesdays: 1:00–3:00 p.m.

Tuition & Fees

Tuition is $460 for three eight week sessions, starting in mid-October and ending in late April.

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Details & Curriculum

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"Sixty years later, I'm still impressed by the beauty of the church, but that now means the warmth, the smiles, and the hearty welcome I feel. That's the beauty that keeps me faithful to our church family."

Barbara H.

  • Summer Worship 9:30 a.m.

  • Adult Education 10:45 a.m.

    Sunday School will resume in September

  • Childcare

    Childcare for infants - 4 year olds is available throughout the morning

First Presbyterian
Church of Wheaton

715 North Carlton Avenue 
Wheaton, Illinois 60187-4020
phone: 630-668-5147
fax: 630-668-5187
office@firstpreswheaton.org
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