Upcoming 2017-18 Teaching Staff: 
Each class includes one lead teacher and one assistant teacher.

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

Three day- 4 year old class:
Alison 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- 2 1/2 year old class
Marla Jackson - Co-teacher

Kathryn Holcer - Co-teacher

Small Class Sizes:

Two day 2 1/2 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 - 13 students
​Four day 4 year old class - 14 students


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.

Varied Instruction includes the following activities and more!

Housekeeping and dress-up
Sand and water play
Computer time
Story time
Chapel time with our Pastor
Field trips to the Pumpkin Patch, Fire Department and more!