Welcome to First Presbyterian Preschool!

  • Registration for 2020 - 2021 is now open! Register TODAY! - Call to schedule a tour 847.295.1214
    Click here to register for 2019-2020
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    This information will help our Preschool community be prepared if additional areas are put under travel advisories in the upcoming days.

  • First Presbyterian Preschool has proudly served Lake Forest for more than 50 years embracing its strong reputation for initiating a lifetime love of learning for young children.
  • With approximately 70 students, First Presbyterian Preschool (FPP) boasts low teacher to student ratios in all four class options and an outstanding 134 years of teaching experience between the 13 teachers on staff.

  • The experienced staff at FPP do more than teach children. They foster an excitement for learning through:

     

    • play-based activities
    • children empowerment
    • Bloomz - Teacher and School communication tool with Parents
    • experiential learning
    • encouraging leadership and collaboration all in a positive environment.
    • Students
    • Class Options
    • Teachers
    • Years of Teaching Experience
  • Enrollment

    2019 - 2020 Classes
    • Explorers
      Schedule: Tuesday, Thursday from 9:00 – 11:30am
      Age Requirement: Children must be 3 by 3/31/20
      • 2.5 – 3
        Year-olds
      • 4 to 1
        Student-teacher ratio
    • Discovery
      Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9:00 – 11:30am
      Age Requirement: Children must be 3 by 9/1/19
      • 3
        Year-olds
      • 4 to 1
        Student-teacher ratio
    • Voyager
      Schedule: Monday through Thursday, 8:50 - 11:30am, Friday is optional from 9:00 – 11:30am
      Age Requirement: Children must be 4 by 12/31/20
      • 4
        Year-olds
      • 6 to 1
        Student-teacher ratio
    • Odyssey
      Schedule: Monday through Friday from 9:00 – 11:30am
      Age Requirement: Children must turn 5 by 03/31/20
      • 4.5 – 5
        Year-olds
      • 6 to 1
        Student-teacher ratio
  • Additional enrichment day is available for Voyager. Click here to learn more about each class.

  • Our classes begin as young as 2.5 years old and our staff is happy to help determine the best classroom placement for your child.

  • Contact Us

    • Address

      700 North Sheridan Road
      Lake Forest, IL 60045

    • Contact

      (847) 295-1214
      Suzie Brunner, Preschool Director
      sbrunner@firstchurchlf.org
      Suzanne Carberry, Enrollment Manager
      scarberry@firstchurchlf.org