Valley Baptist Preschool was founded in November of 1981. Mrs. Jeanette Casey was the founding director. Eleven students and five staff members started that first fall. The preschool now has a license for 98 students per day. Cindy Glorioso is the current director. Valley has a staff of 16 full and part time credentialed teachers. Valley’s preschool program is a ministry of the church. It is a non-profit program offered to parents of preschoolers ages one through four. School hours are 9:00am to 2:30pm.
The goals of Valley Baptist Preschool are:
- To provide a quality program that implements developmentally appropriate activities to meet the needs of the preschooler at their own level.
- To provide a program where teachers plan activities to meet the physical, mental, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of the children in a safe, loving Christian environment.
- To provide a supportive ministry to the parents and families.
- To provide a program where the staff is provided support in their teaching as well as opportunities for professional growth.