Preschool Partners

Through the Preschool Partners of the Virginia Peninsula,
Trinity Lutheran Preschool has earned a four-star rating
from the Virginia Star Quality Initiative.

 

The Virginia Star Quality Initiative defines standards for early childhood education and creates a framework for accountability.  It also establishes a network of support and outreach for programs and providers, provides incentives linked to achieving and maintaining quality standards, and improves information available to parents.

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Trinity Lutheran Preschool in affiliation with Preschool Partners of the Virginia Peninsula strives to maintain a program with the following qualities:

  • Strong parent involvement
  • Low teacher-child ratio
  • Focus on social-emotional growth
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • High star rating – indicating how far the minimum licensing standards are exceeded
  • Effective administration
  • Well-trained teaching staff with degrees in early education
  • Warm, positive interactions between caregivers and children
  • Child-focused environment where child is given choices
  • Child has access to a variety of equipment and materials
  • Developmentally appropriate curriculum and experiences