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St Nicholas Greek Orthodox Preschool

301 N Pinellas Ave.
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

(727) 937-7122


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

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

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 Greek language , Bible Stories

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Our goal is to help the children in our care to reach their fullest potential through a positive developmental program. We will strive to provide a motivating, educational and nurturing environment which will encourage children to grow socially, emotionally, physically and cognitively.
Excerpted from the preschool's website


Separation is Handled through:

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