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Winding Waters Brethern Church

420 West County Road 4
Elkhart, IN 46514

(574) 264-9913


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

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

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Winding Waters Preschool/Childcare Ministry exists as an outreach of Winding Waters Brethren Church. We are committed to treating each child and family with respect and compassion, sharing the love of God through Christ-centered activities and biblical teachings.

A Typical Day

Preschool Daily Schedule
Opening Activities, Large Motor Skills,
Skill Work and Projects, Music or Library,
Free Play, Story Time,
Break, Snack Time, Dismissal

Childcare Daily Schedule
Breakfast, Large Motor Skills, Classroom Experiences, Lunch, Free Play, Rest Time, Snack Time, Indoor/Outdoor Play, Dismissal

Home-School Connection

Home-School Connection: From the Director

Monthly Newsletter, Open House, Back to School Night, Parent-Teacher Conferences, Variety of Parent Classes or Notification of Classes Available, Annual Progress Reports


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Extra staff dedicated to handle separation