First Congregational Preschool, Inc.
62 Colony St.
Meriden  CT  06451

Sue Jenkin - Director

Childhood should be a journey, not a race.

First Congregational Preschool, Inc. is a Nationally Accredited, State-Licensed, non-denominational, cooperative nursery.  Our aim is to promote the full development of children - socially, physically, emotionally and intellectually.

What We Do Our program is designed to develop the basic skills and creativity of children through a wide variety of activities. Each day includes a full schedule of storytelling and language development, games, rhythmical experiences, play acting, are work and computers.  The program includes frequent projects in science, math and music. Each week the children take part in a food project.  In addition, we go on many field trips.
Classes 2-Day Week Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday
5-Day Week Monday - Friday mornings
5-Day Week Monday - Thursday afternoons, Friday morning
Hours Morning 9:00-11:30 am
Afternoon 12:15-2:45 pm
Children requirements 3 or 4 years old (depending on class) by end of year
Have physical exams before entering school
Be toilet trained
Parent requirements

Take turns helping in the classroom (parents not able to help will be charged an additional fee as outlined in the payment schedule - see below for details)

Furnish snacks such as juice or milk, and cookies, fruit, vegetables or muffins, when they help in the classroom. Snacks need to to be nutritional and factory sealed (e.g. individually wrapped bags of pretzels, muffins, etc.) or prepared on site.
Class focus

3 Year Old Class: Small class with appropriate activities for age group

4 Year Old Class: Larger class with activities designed to meet the growing needs of this age group

Sue Jenkin, Patti Curry, Silvia DiMella, Jamie Dudley, Kelly Matarese, Valerie Miller, Kristen Nedinsky, Michelle Tommell

Fees A registration fee is to be paid at the time of registration.  All monthly tuition payments are to be paid one month in advance.  Parents who are unable to participate in the helping parent schedule for the 3 and 4 year old classes will be charged an extra $10 per month.
Contact Us
During school hours:  203-634-8886
Church Office: 203-235-5704
Church Fax: 203-235-8044
After hours: Sue Jenkin 203-238-4467


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