St. Matthew Parish School | Glendale Heights, Illinois
Early Childhood Academy

Preschool helps children develop the social, emotional and pre-academic skills they need to succeed in school and in life. St. Matthew Parish School offers two different preschool programs for 3 and 4 year olds in our Early Childhood Academy.
Full day preschool program
We provide a unique Christ centered learning environment for young children in an interactive and supportive atmosphere where a growing awareness of God, self and the world can be nurtured and fostered.
Using Creative Curriculum as a model for preschool learning the focus is on academics and social learning through structured play.
Our program incorporates best practices which support learning language and vocabulary, phonological awareness, knowledge of the alphabet, concepts of print, read-alouds and writing, teaches math concepts, encourages curiosity in the sciences, arts and technology.
This preschool program is a full day, five days per week program for 3 and 4 year olds. Class size is limited to 20 students per classroom which will include a full-time teacher and part-time aide support.
Registration for this full tuition program will follow registration procedures found under the Registration Information link.