General Information


Registration is held in January for the following September.

Registration continues on a rolling basis until all classes are filled.

Preschool Registration Fees are $100 for the first child, $75 for second and subsequent children, and $75 per child for the children of church members. Kindergarten Registration Fees are $150 per child.

Please see the Registration Information page for in-depth information about the Registration process.

School Calendar & Hours

The academic year runs from September through May.

The preschool generally follows Fulton County’s school calendar for holidays and closings.

Preschool hours are: Monday—Friday, 9:00am-12:30pm.
Kindergarten hours are: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 9:00am-12:30pm; Tuesday & Thursday, 9:00am-2:30pm.

Early Bird Drop-Off at 8:30am available for an extra fee.

After School Programs 12:30—2:30pm available for an extra fee. (See the Parents’ Corner for more information about after-school programs.)

Daily Activities

3757039In our program, you will see frequent, positive, warm interactions among adults and children; planned learning activities appropriate to children’s age and development; a wide variety of age-appropriate materials; specially trained teachers; regular communications with parents who are welcome visitors; effective administration and ongoing systematic evaluation.

In our classrooms, you will see an array of centers, e.g. Life Skills, Reading and Pre-Reading, Writing, Listening, Art, Manipulatives and Small Group.  We have unstructured playground time every day!  Each week, children participate in Music and Playball.  In 2015-2016, we introduced an age-appropriate STEAM curriculum (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) each week as well!

Chapel is held every Monday at 9:30am for students enrolled in 3’s, 4’s, and K-5 classes. Toddlers and 2’s enjoy Bible Time in the Chapel.

Children bring their lunch and eat together in fellowship each day.


Parent/Teachers Conferences are held twice yearly in the Fall and in the Spring. School is closed on Conference days.


Annual Tuition is payable in monthly installments which are due by the 1st of each month September – April.  Church members receive a 10% discount off of their monthly tuition.

A Tuition Deposit of one month’s tuition is required; it is non-refundable and non-transferable. The Tuition Deposit will be credited in May of the academic year for May’s tuition payment.

Summer Camp

Two weeks of Summer Camp is offered to preschoolers, Kindergarteners and rising First Graders in June!! Camp registration is open as long as space is available.

Sandy Springs UMC Preschool & Kindergarten– where children shine!

Sandy Springs UMC Preschool & Kindergarten admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, or religion to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate in administration of its educational and admissions policies.