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Glendale Presbyterian Preschool

125 S Louise St
Glendale, CA 91205

(818) 242-2660


We provide a variety of program options to meet your needs. Our preschool hours are from 9 am to Noon and are available on a five day, three day or two day schedule for children ages 2 years 9 months to those entering Kindergarten. A Lunch Bunch program is available for those enrolled in morning preschool. Lunch Bunch runs from Noon to 3 p.m. We also have full time care from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. allowing children to participate in preschool, Lunch Bunch and extended care.

Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based, Teacher-Led

From the Director:

We believe that education is a lifelong process and that children learn best through play and interaction with their peers and adults. We believe that a purpose-filled environment with inspiring and qualified teachers, motivated students and supportive parents brings develops a love for learning, respect for others, self-confidence and independence

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense
Time & space
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Visual arts
Physical activity
Other subjects taught We offer enrichment classes including Gymnastics, Dance, Kindermusik, and Spanish

From the Director:

All our indoor and outdoor activities are designed to encourage social interaction with activities fostering both independent and group work.


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Extra staff dedicated to handle separation
  • Parents in classroom early on
  • Abbreviated schedule at start of school year