The purpose is to assist a child in his/her total growth: spiritually, physically, mentally, emotionally and socially.
The Setting is One That is Equipped for Learning
The child is given opportunity for creative expression, growth in confidence and self-worth through play and work. Each child grows at his/her own pace under guidance that combines a balance of freedom and controls. Christian attitudes and concepts under gird the entire program. The school is open to all regardless of race, ethnic group or religious preference.
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Trinity Lutheran Church
Attn: Preschool Registration
130 South Walnut Street
Wernersville, PA 19565
Our experienced Teaching Aide, Stefanie Steffey, has a background in childcare and has demonstrated loving warmth for our children and diligent dedication to maintaining a clean and bright learning environment.
Our teacher, Betty Lou Franzen, is a life member of Trinity Lutheran Church, active in Choir and Parish Education. She is a past Church Council president, Worship and Music Committee chair, Youth Advisor, Sunday School teacher, and continues to coordinate the annual Strawberry Festival. Mrs. Franzen holds a dual Penn State B.S. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education, a Penn State M.S. in Developmental and Remedial Reading plus numerous post graduate credits in continuing education. She has taught First Grades, Second Grades and Transitional First Grades as well as substituted in the Conrad Weiser School District. Mrs. Franzen has been an Early Childhood Educator at Trinity since 1991.
Typical School Day
Trinity Preschool offers 2-session, 3-session, and 4-session options for children ages Three (by September 1st) to Five Years. Children should be potty trained.
A typical morning will include about 75 minutes of individual and small-group instruction/guidance as children work/play their way through the varied Centers about the classroom featuring: Art, Math, Language Arts, Social Play, Blocks, Puzzles, and Computer.
The children will come together as a large group for about 75 minutes of activities which include: Read Aloud, Holiday and Calendar Activities, Science, Vocal and Instrumental Music, Handwriting, Large Muscle Movement (Balance, Hopping, Creative Drama) and Snack.
The weekly schedule may vary from year to year based on the needs of our families and students enrolled. A typical week would be:
|Weekday||Time||Class||Ages (by Sept.1)||Max Class Size|
|Monday||9:30am to Noon||PreKindergarten||4 Years||16|
|Tuesday||9:30am to Noon||Preschool||3 Years||14|
|Wednesday||9:30am to Noon||PreKindergarten||4 Years||16|
|Thursday||9:30am to Noon||PreKindergarten||3.5 Years||16|
|Thursday||Noon to 3:00pm||STEAM Enrichment||3.5 Years||10|
|Friday||9:30am to Noon||Preschool||3 Years||14|
If Conrad Weiser School District is closed—Trinity Preschool is closed.
If Conrad Weiser has a 2-hour delay—Trinity Preschool is open at the usual time. If timely removal of the ice or snow cannot be provided and school cannot open, you will receive a text before 8:30 a.m.
Trinity Lutheran Church
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Our doors are open to all who desire fellowship with imperfect people discovering what it means to live as grace-filled followers of Jesus in an imperfect world.