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Children's Facebook Page

A couple of the teachers started a Preschool Facebook page to help us all stay connected and share resources. Children's Ministries also has a page, Children's Facebook. Please check them out! We hope this will be helpful to you especially during these next few weeks.

Check FUMC website and our Facebook page often for updates.

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Welcome to FUMC Preschool & MMO

Where kids are allowed to be kids. . . Playing - Creating - Pretending - Learning - Exploring!

Welcome to First United Methodist Church Preschool!  We invite you to come in person to see our beautiful preschool classrooms, meet our teachers and experience our educational environment. However, we know that is not always possible, so please watch our virtual tour below to get a better look of our facility.  

To schedule an in-person tour, contact Dianna Flaherty at 719-884-2500 or
[email protected]

Take our Virtual Tour click here


FUMC Preschool follows the Whole Child Wellness Model, which is designed to enrich your child physically, spiritually, cognitively, socially, and emotionally. We are dedicated to surrounding children with a loving, safe environment where they will grow in their love of self, others, God, and learning. Our program is play-based with hands-on learning that is dedicated to providing children with an academic environment filled with stimulating educational experiences.  Each classroom incorporates science, math concepts (numbers, colors, shapes, positional words, etc.) prewriting activities, beginning literacy skills, and process-oriented art. Each activity is designed to develop each child’s emerging skills.  Fun, manipulative, and interactive activities are central to each child’s learning.  Students gain important classroom and socialization skills that are critical for a positive transition to elementary school.  Children develop a passionate love for learning while they play, have fun, and grow.

To learn more about our programs click here


- PLAY IS GOOD -
Choose to play.
Play creates enjoyment.
Enjoyment invites participation.
Participation focuses attention.
Attention expands awareness.
Awareness promotes insight.
Insight generates knowledge.
Knowledge facilitates action.
Action yields results.
~ Author Unknown


Relaxed and positive environment
Certified/Degreed Teachers and staff that are passionate and nurturing
Two Teachers to every classroom
Play-based with hands-on learning
Small class size which supports individual learning
Secure Keycard Access and Security Guard on premises
Large, bright clean classrooms on main level
Fenced Playground
Child-size sinks and bathrooms in each classroom
Discount for Active Military, FUMC members, and Families with Multiple Children

Closures/Delays
When D11 is delayed/closed, FUMC Preschool is canceled.


Contact Us
Dianna Flaherty
Preschool Director 
719.884.2500
[email protected]

You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself. ~Luke 10:27