The Atlantic Avenue United Brethren Church Nursery School Preschool exists to educate the children of our community in the love of Jesus Christ.

We offer a Christ-centered atmosphere where children learn basic Christian values and the academic disciplines required to enter kindergarten.

Nursery School

  • The Nursery School meets two (2) half days per week from 8:45 am until 11:45 am.
  • Children are required to have turned three (3) years old before August 1st.
  • Children must meet the requirements for the state School Immunization Law.

Nursery School uses the A Beka Book Curriculum. The program involves instruction in the following:

  • Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments, hymns and choruses, memory verses, and prayer time
  • The Alphabet – letter formation, recognition, and sound
  • Number Recognition – (1-15) and counting – (1-30)
  • Skills Development – coloring, tracing, dot-to-dot, art, drama, poetry, finger plays, nursery rhymes, stories with Amber Lamb, music, sharing, and being helpful
  • Language Development – colors, shapes, animals, people, places and things

Preschool

  • The Preschool meets three (3) full days per week from 8:45 am until 2:45 pm.
  • Children are required to have turned four (4) years old before August 1st.
  • Children must meet the requirements for the state School Immunization Law.

Preschool uses the A Beka Curriculum. The program involves instruction in the following:

  • Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments, hymns and choruses, memory verses, Bible doctrinal drills, and prayer time
  • Phonics – progressing from letter recognition and sounds to blend and word reading
  • Number Recognition – (1-20). counting (1-100), number value, simple math skills, telling time, and other skills
  • Printing – lower case letters, capital letters, blends, words, and numbers (1-20)
  • Skills Development – art, drama, music, poetry, finger plays, story time, cutting, opposites, distinguishing location, left and right, tying, addresses, phone numbers, and character development lessons
  • Language Development – colors, shapes, animals, people, places, and things

For more information about enrollment please contact Miss Holly Small at 814-437-3945 x 230