The preschool at Johns Creek United Methodist Church provides a loving, Christian environment for the young child that will help him or her in all areas of development; physical, social, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual – recognizing that all areas of development are interrelated.  The school is an outreach and educational ministry of the church. Under the guidance of qualified teachers who are chosen for their educational backgrounds, experiences, and sensitivity to the needs of young children, our educational program is designed to create developmentally appropriate activities for all children. Each child, parent and teacher is accepted as a person of worth and value.

The time a child spends at preschool will be happy and relaxed. Each class will follow a flexible daily schedule so that the child will derive a sense of security. the learning environment at Johns Creek United Methodist Church is rich, varied, warm, stimulating, and safe for the child’s healthy development.

Our Goals:

To provide spiritual foundation for children

To help children know themselves as unique individuals

To help children develop trusting and responsible relationships with other children and adults

To provide developmentally appropriate curriculum designed to meet the individual needs of every child

To provide time for social interactions with other children

To provide activities designed to develop large and small motor skills

To provide opportunities for children to develop basic learning skills for pre-reading, pre-writing, math, and science integrated in the day’s activities.

To provide opportunities for children to succeed at the tasks suitable to their developmental levels.


Please call Cathy Waite, Preschool and PMO Director at 770-418-1730 or email for additional information.

JCUMC Preschool is proud to be certified by the North Georgia United Methodist Preschool Association as a “Preschool of Excellence for Young Children”.

Preschool Drop-Off/Pick Up:

Preschool drop-off is from 9:20am-9:40 am. Preschool pick-up is from 1:20pm-1:40pm
Please abide by the traffic pattern at these times: Drop-Off Map