American Lutheran Preschool provides young children with a fun and encouraging Christian classroom environment.
Our program provides student the opportunity to develop his or her own physical, emotional, cognitive, spiritual, and social skills.

Philosophy

American Lutheran Preschool is an environment full of learning potential in terms of young children having positive interaction with his or her classmates and those volunteers and adults in and around the church.

Our Schedule

Preschool classes are held Monday-Thursday respectively for both the 3’s & 4’s classes, with following the Milbank School District calendar for scheduled breaks, late starts, etc.  (Classes begin the Tuesday after Labor Day)

3 Year Old Class: 8:15-11:15AM
4 Year Old Class: 12:15-3:15 PM

Curriculum

American Lutheran Preschool strives to meet each child’s needs, offering the challenges to allow success and reach potential, and developing his or her special gifts.  Children are able to enjoy many engaging activities that are incorporated into the “Letter of the Week” themes, in addition to other ways to stimulate the children’s learning.

Examples include, but not limited to:

  • Art
  • Math
  • Science
  • Christian songs and stories
  • Cooking Activities
  • Dramatic Play
  • Field Trips
  • Finger plays and Songs
  • Gross and Fine Motor Development

Independence, self-motivation, honesty, and being a good friend to all are behaviors that are encouraged in the classroom.

American Lutheran Preschool is well known for:

*a fun Christian learning environment with an emphasis on school and kindergarten readiness

*a loving and nurturing atmosphere

*dedicated and experienced staff, including volunteers

*providing a wide variety of learning opportunities and experiences in a creative environment

*keeping parents informed

*welcoming parental involvement and volunteerism

The church has an unique opportunity for educational ministry outside the child’s home.  First Lutheran Preschool is an environment rich in learning potential where young children have meaningful interaction with his/her peers and objective adults.

Tuition

There is a $50.00 registration fee per year per child.  This cost covers your child’s placement in the his/her respective class, school supplies, snacks, and a preschool t-shirt.

Monthly Tuition Cost: $144 per month
(Payment due on/by the 5th of each month)

Interested in registering?:
We’d love to have you be a part of the ALC Preschool family!
Please e-mail preschool@americanlutheran.com and we would be happy to mail or e-mail a Registration Form to you.

2018-19 ALC Preschool Registration Form

American Lutheran Preschool is open to all children regardless of religion, race, color, or national and ethnic origin.
For more information or to visit our classroom, please contact Nicole Scott (605) 432-5566 or via e-mail: preschool@americanlutheran.com.