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Trinity Lutheran Preschool

12115 Park Ave S
Tacoma, WA 98444-3697

(253) 535-2699


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"To provide a Christian atmosphere in which children will become aware of the presence of Christ in their daily lives
To provide the opportunity for each child to learn about himself/herself and his/her abilities, and to develop self- respect and a positive self- image
To provide quality care and a loving, secure home away from home for children.
To provide experiences through which each child can develop coordination, movement, thinking skills, and an appreciation of God's world.
To provide an opportunity to learn to respect the rights of others."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Circle Time - songs, stories, counting games, finger play, introduction of new concepts or ideas, show and tell. These activities are centered around our theme for the week.
Art Time - use of small motor skills, e·g, using scissors, painting, gluing; developing creativity.
Outdoor Time - use of gross motor skills, e.g., running, biking, swinging, hopping, group activities, and games.
Centers - water table, rice table, or paper table; play dough; blocks; cooking area; dress up; baby dolls; science (e.g., magnets); quiet area for looking at books.
Chapel - each Wednesday for 4-year olds, together with the kindergartners.
Excerpted from the preschool's website