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HOPE CHURCH PRESCHOOL

Our preschool's curriculum emphasizes hands-on, play-oriented learning. Our teachers encourage children to learn by doing through play. In the infant/toddler classes, babies learn to separate from their parents and have their first social interactions. The one-year olds become better at sharing and are exposed to art and literature.  Beginning with our two-year-old class, monthly units expose children to a variety of materials related to a theme. Specific goals and curriculum are established for each age group.

CONTACT OR TAKE A TOUR

If you would like to tour our program and register for the 2022-2023 school year, please email our HPS Enrollment Administrator Christine Estes, christine.estes@hopechurchmemphis.com, or call 901-844-4673 to schedule a tour.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Our Memphis area preschool takes place in a clean, safe facility where your child can learn from a wealth of materials while also having fun and acting like a kid. Our varied curriculum provides many different kinds of experiences for your child in order to promote physical, social, emotional, cognitive and spiritual development. We offer plenty of time for your child to try new things and learn at his or her own pace. We also keep child/teacher ratios low so teachers can offer individualized attention.


HOPE PRESCHOOL CLASSES FOR 2022-2023

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Class hours: 9:30 am - 2:30 pm Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. August 22 through May 19

  • Infants/Toddlers - Must be four months old by August 15, 2022. 2 days each week: Tuesday and Thursday.
  • Ones - Must have turned one by August 15, 2022. 3 days each week Tuesday, Thursday and Friday or 2 days each week Tuesday and Thursday.
  • Twos - Must have turned two by August 15, 2022. 3 days each week Tuesday, Thursday and Friday or 2 days each week Tuesday and Thursday.
  • Threes - Must have turned three by August 15, 2022. 5 days a week Monday–Friday, 3 days each week Tuesday, Thursday and Friday or 2 days each week Tuesday and Thursday.
  • Fours - Must have turned four by August 15, 2022. 5 days a week Monday–Friday, 3 days each week Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
  • Transition Class - Must have turned five by August 15, 2022. 5 days each week Monday–Friday.

2022-23 Parent Hanbook

Please click the link below to view Hope Preschool's Parent Handbook for the 2022-23 school year.

Parent Handbook

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Kids at Preschool in Memphis, TN

Tuition payments

Tuition payments are due the first of each month, September through April. September tuition will be due July 1, tuition will be due on the first of each month beginning in September for October (remember, you pay one month in advance). Payments will be set up and paid through our parent portal. Please remember payments are considered late after the 10th and will be assessed a $10 late fee. Insufficient funds will result in a $20 returned NSF fee. Parents must provide a written notice, 30 days prior to withdrawing their child/children from the Preschool to have tuition payment assessed for a refund.

TUITION 2022-23

  • Children attending 2 days each week- $260 for the month
  • Children attending 3 days each week-$360 for the month
  • Children attending 5 days each week-$600 for the month

Registration takes place annually for each school year. We start enrollment in February for fall classes. At the time of registration, we ask that you pay a registration fee of $100.00 per family. This fee is non-refundable.

There is a one-time activity fee of $75.00 per child. This fee will be included with the first month’s tuition, due on July 1, 2022.

Kids at Preschool

Kids in Preschool

TRANSITIONAL CLASS

Hope’s transitional class is a program specifically designed to meet the needs of students who have completed a four-year old program, yet are not quite ready for kindergarten. These children may have a late birthday that exceeds school cutoff or may need another year for social, emotional, intellectual or physical growth. The day is organized like a regular kindergarten class, but expands creative exploration to help the children develop confidence socially and academically. Due to the unique nature of this classroom, the teacher is able to develop more individualized plans based on each child’s ability. A personalized curriculum allows each child to move forward at their own pace fostering the confidence needed to succeed in kindergarten.

2022-23 CALENDAR

  • August 18 • Welcome Hour 9:30 am–Noon
  • August 22/23 • First Day of Preschool
  • September 5 • Labor Day
  • October 10–14 • Fall Break
  • November 21–25 • Thanksgiving Break
  • December 16–January 3 • Christmas Break
  • January 4/5 • Preschool Resumes
  • January 16 • MLK Day
  • February 20 • President’s Day
  • March 13–17 • Spring Break 
  • April 7 • Good Friday
  • April 10 • Easter Monday
  • May 16 • Last Day of Preschool

Preschool Calendar

LICENSING AND ACCREDITATION

Hope Preschool follows the guidelines of National Association for the Education of Young Children and the licensing requirements of the Tennessee Department of Human Services.

Preschool Contact

Margaret Blount

Weekday Preschool Director

All Staff, Weekday Preschool