"When children are young, they are learning sponges. Every new experience, every word they learn, every behavior they adopt, is an investment in a more fruitful future." --Vicki Palmer, The 13 Key Benefits of Early Childhood Education: A Teacher’s Perspective, The Huffington Post
Preschool Splash gives prospective preschoolers and their parents a chance to get to know Immanuel's talented preschool staff, explore preschool classrooms, and interact in the preschool setting. Children will listen to a story, make a craft, and meet other children their age. Parents can talk with the principal and preschool teaching staff and learn how Immanuel can meet their child's needs and exceed their expectations.
Immanuel believes that "Each child is a special gift from God and is to be encouraged to develop socially, emotionally, physically, cognitively, and spiritually, and accepting and affirming each child’s unique competence as a learner today." --Immanuel Lutheran School Student and Family Handbook
Through a caring Christian environment with stimulating, hands-on experiences and varied learning resources, preschool children can gain problem-solving skills, social skills, independence, and a love for learning. These concrete learning experiences broaden the foundation for future learning, providing a strong base from which to grow and develop.