St. Mark's Preschool & Kindergarten

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  • welcoming families since 1966  secular program  play-based, developmentally, and age appropriate curriculum
  • small teacher student ratios 1:7 - 1:9 depending on age
  • low staff turnover  fine arts program includes current & past performances by TSO, Live Theater Workshop, Child's Play, etc
  • enrichment programs include Music & Movement, Gymnastics, Spanish, and Library  Kind Campus

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1966
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students113 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Mark

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is based on a child's schedule and ranges from $349 a month for 3 mornings a week to $734 for 5 days 7:15-5:45.
Admissions DirectorAlicia Durbin
Admissions AssociateHilary Myli

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Fine Arts Program, Music & Movement, Spanish

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Gymnastics

School Notes

  • St. Mark's Preschool and Kindergarten is a licensed nondenominational school program for 2 1/2 through kindergarten age children. Since 1966, our mission has been to create a community that fosters the development of each child's social, emotional, cognitive, and physical potential and nurtures each child's spirit and zest for life. St. Mark's Preschool and Kindergarten provides a supportive community within which young children expand their learning and development. We view children as feeling, thinking, creative, and growing individuals. Children are encouraged to become problem-solving, sensitive, contributing, and responsible members of the school community. The curriculum at St. Mark's is child-centered and focuses on thematic units and play as a dynamic form of learning that involves a wide range of intellectual, social, emotional, and physical capabilities. The creative arts and play activities throughout the school day provide opportunities for the total development of the child.

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