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Trinity Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

701 East Florida Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801

Phone:
(217) 367-8923

Website:

Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Physical - We will encourage the child to:
Develop large and small muscle coordination
Know and follow simple rules of safety
Intellectual - We will encourage the child to:
Develop self-motivation
Develop language communication
Develop active investigation through questioning, exploring, & observing
Develop thinking and problem solving abilities
Discover enjoyable experiences in art and music
Emotional - We will encourage the child to:
Develop a positive self concept
Recognize that everyone is different and that it is normal to have different ideas
Develop appropriate ways to respond to others and express his/her feelings
Understand the difference between right and wrong
Social - We will encourage the child to:
Work and play with others
Respect the rights and privacy of others
Develop the feelings of kindness, courtesy, and helpfulness
Develop responsibility
Spiritual - We will encourage the child to:
Understand that God loves him/her just as He does everyone
Believe that Jesus is his/her friend
Give and receive love and forgiveness"
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Daily Schedule
Morning Class
The morning class will be for any 3, 4, or 5 year olds. There will be a choice of enrolling your child in a 2 or 3 day program. The 2 day program is held on Tuesday and Thursday. The 3 day program is held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
8:15 a.m. - 8:25 a.m. Drop off
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Line time
9:00 a.m. - 10:25 a.m. Work time
10:25 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. Clean up time
10:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Jesus time
11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Play time and pick up time
Afternoon Class
The afternoon class will be for 4 and 5 year old children, who have been enrolled in preschool for at least one full year. The class will meet 3 days a week (MWF) from 12:15 p.m. to 3;15 p.m. The class will involve a greater cognitive challenge and extended hands on projects. 12:15 p.m. - 12:25 p.m. Drop off
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. First line time
1:00 p.m. - 2:25 p.m. Work time
2:25 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. Clean up time
2:40 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Jesus time
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Play time and pick up time"
Excerpted from the preschool's website