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Gloria Dei Lutheran Church

33501 Stonehill Dr
Dana Point, CA 92629-2000

(949) 493-3414


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Gloria Dei believes each child is a gift from God. They are individuals with social, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual needs. Our Preschool is a place where parents can leave their children, secure in the knowledge that this is a safe, enriching, and Christ-filled environment "
Excerpted from the preschool's website


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Parents in classroom early on
  • Abbreviated schedule at start of school year