Registration for our two preschools has begun! It is now open to current students and will open to the public on February 11. Please fill out and print off the registration form for Lovely Lane or Trinity Lane and bring in the $35 registration fee (not required for the 4 year old class) to Mrs. Barnes or Ms. Sue to hold your child's spot for preschool next year. If you have any questions or are interested in a tour of either Preschool, please call Mrs. Barnes at 393-8189 or Ms. Sue at Trinity Lane at 362-2702.
If you have already registered with Mrs. Barnes or Ms. Sue to attend preschool next year, your next step is filling out all of these DHS-required forms. These forms MUST be filled out, signed, and turned in before your child's first day of preschool.
Children's Weekday Ministries will be selling t-shirts for the next several weeks. Shirts are $13 each or 2 for $24. It will cost an extra $2 for XXL and an extra $3 for XXXL. The short sleeve t-shirts will come in grey or lime green and are pictured below. Please fill out an order form and return it to Mrs. Barnes or Ms. Sue by the 16th of November.
Our preschools are state-licensed, non-profit programs administered by a director and volunteer advisory board. We provide safe a safe and nurturing environment for children two through four years old.
We have two different facilities on different sides of Cedar Rapids to accommodate families throughout Cedar Rapids and the surrounding areas. Lovely Lane Preschool is at Lovely Lane United Methodist Church, 2424 42nd St NE and Trinity Lane Preschool is located at Trinity United Methodist Church, 400 3rd Ave. SW.
Our preschools provide a Christian-based learning environment for children ages 2-4 years.
We hire staff that love to interact with children. All staff members meet all of the requirements laid out by the Department of Human Services.
Each classroom has a teacher and a teacher associate.
Our curriculum is based on the Creative Curriculum early childhood education system.
Our teachers prepare children for kindergarten by teaching them the importance of following directions, social interaction, and exploratory play. Instruction is individualized to meet the needs and interests of students whenever possible.
In addition to a director who is in charge of the entire program, we also have a site-director handles all the responsibilities at Trinity Lane.
2012/2013 Preschool Schedule:
2 year olds: Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ($123/month)*
3 year olds: Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ($107/month)*
4 year olds:** Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (free)
*A sliding scale for tuition is available for families with qualifying income.
**The 4 year old classrooms at Trinity Lane and Lovely Lane are part of the Voluntary Preschool program though the Cedar Rapids Community School District. Because of this, we are able to provide free preschool for these classes.
Registration for the 2013/2014 Preschool year at Lovely Lane and Trinity Lane has begun for current students. You can download the registration form for Lovely Lane Preschool, fill it out, print it off, and bring it in to Mrs. Barnes' office with the $35 registration fee or if you are registering for Trinity Lane, download the registration form for Trinity Lane Preschool, fill it out, print it off and bring it to Ms. Sue's office with the $35 registration fee. Please call Mrs. Barnes at Lovely Lane at 393-8189 or Ms. Sue over at Trinity Lane at 362-2702 if you have any questions.