6218 George Washington Memorial Hwy  |  Yorktown, Virginia 23692

Faculty and Staff


Our teachers and assistants bring outstanding qualifications and talents to Yorkminster Presbyterian Preschool. All lead teachers hold a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education, child development or a related field. Several of our faculty hold advanced degrees. Being a learning community is a high priority at Yorkminster Presbyterian Preschool. Our teachers participate in professional development each school year and are eager to incorporate early childhood research into their daily classroom activities.


Each class includes one lead teacher and one assistant teacher.

2018-19 Teaching Staff: 

Four day 4-year-old class:
Lisa van Vuuren – Lead teacher
Winifred Simpkins – Assistant teacher


Three day 4-year-old class:
Allison Lucas – Lead teacher
​Kate Imbery – Assistant teacher

Three day 3-year-old class:
Karen Berardini – Lead teacher
​Monica Michalski – Assistant teacher

Two day- 3-year-old class
Karen Berardini – Lead teacher
Monica Michalski – Assistant teacher

Two day- 2½-year-old class
Marla Jackson – Co-teacher

Melissa McGill – Co-teacher


Small Class Sizes:

Two day 2½-year-old class – 10 students
Two day 3-year-old class – 13 students
​Three day 3-year-old class – 13 students
Three day 4-year-old class – 14 students
​Four day 4-year-old class – 14 student

Varied Instruction includes the following activities and more!

  • Art
  • Music
  • Housekeeping and dress-up
  • Sand and water play
  • Blocks
  • Puzzles
  • Computer time
  • Story time
  • Chapel time with our pastor
  • Field trips to the Pumpkin Patch, fire department and more!

 

Classes

Yorkminster Presbyterian Preschool

(757) 989-5422