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Shining River School

915 N Elm Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63119-1722

(314) 962-2129


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

""To provide an educational environment for the healthy development of the whole child by strengthening the child's affinity with nature, nourishing the child's sense of awe, wonder and creativity, sharing in the unfolding of each child's innate capabilities - particularly in the arts and sciences, and building a strong foundation for practical life skills." "
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Parent - Toddler : Breadbaking, Singing and Dancing, Puppetry, Storytelling, Outdoor Play, Quiet Social Time.
Morning Garden : Creative Free Play, Watercolor Paintingl Storytelling, Puppet Shows, Singing, Outdoor Play, Breadbaking and healthy snack preparation."
Excerpted from the preschool's website