|First Baptist Church of Oak Park|
|“Rich in Diversity--United in Christ”|
|First Baptist Preschool and Kindergarten|
"Continue to live in Christ Jesus, rooted and built up in Him. Strengthened in the faith as you were taught."
Colossians 2: 6 -7
Recipient of a Star Level Two Rating by Illinois Quality Counts
A total Program . . . For the body, mind and spirit.
Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum Including:
A Basic Christian Education: This is an integral part of the overall curriculum. Bible stories, music, related arts and crafts, and dramatic play are offered in a developmentally appropriate manner.
The First Baptist Preschool & Kindergarten is now in its 9th decade of dedicated service to the community as a teaching and caring center for children ages two through twelve. Founded as a Pre-Kindergarten in 1927, the school has grown to a licensed capacity of 120 students. The Preschool & Kindergarten operates as a not-for-profit ministry and community service.
The school meets the requirements established by the Department of Children and Family Services of the State of Illinois, the Oak Park Village Board of Health, and the Oak Park Fire Department. These requirements set standards for organization, administration and professional staff, varied curriculum, proper nutrition, maintenance of safety standards, and well designed facilities. We are also assessed yearly by Illinois Quality Counts to improve and maintain our star rating.
The school has served children of many races and creeds during its long history. Operation of the school is under the supervision of the Preschool & Kindergarten Board of the First Baptist Church of Oak Park.
We have full and part-time programs. Discounts available for second child