Due to the ongoing pandemic, the preschool will remain closed for the remainder of 2020, but with plans to re-open in 2021.
Chester Baptist Church Preschool
Children are our most precious gifts from God.
Let us teach and take care of yours at the same time!
For current enrollment information, call 804-748-3257.
Chester Baptist Preschool Overview
Chester Baptist Church ministers to families and the community by offering a Christ-centered Preschool and was established in 1991. Our program serves children ages 2 1/2 to 5 years old in the town of Chester and surrounding areas of Chesterfield County, Virginia. We provide a safe and loving environment for your child to have fun and interact with other children and adults. We offer "free play" as well as structured activities to excite and interest your child. There will be music, art, games, a weekly chapel time, and activities to foster your child's imagination and develop his/her ability to care for and respect others.
All classes (age groups) meet Monday-Thursday from 9:30 am - 1:00 pm.
Chester Baptist Preschool follows the Chesterfield County School Schedule with the following exception:
2 hour early dismissal = Preschool will have ONE HOUR EARLY dismissal (at 12:00 pm)
If the Chesterfield County Schools have a DELAYED OPENING (due to snow, ice, etc.), the following schedule will be observed:
1 hour delay = Preschool will still open ON TIME (at 9:30 am)
2 hour delay = Preschool will open ONE HOUR LATER (at 10:30 am)
3 hour delay = Preschool will be CLOSED
General Guidelines and Information
Parents are asked to pack a lunch and water daily for their child. Mealtime is great for language development and to reinforce social skills! We ask that parents send only Water to drink with lunches.
Please contact the Chester Baptist Church office, with questions or concerns regarding food allergies.
Children in the 2 1/2 year old classes do not need to be toilet trained; teachers will manage soiled diapers for this age group only.
Restroom facilities are provided for 3-5 year old children, who MUST be potty trained. Diapers and Pull-ups are NOT permitted for these children.
Each child must also keep a complete change of clothes at school, in case of accident or if they get really dirty.
Please LABEL all belongings with Name.
There is a Parent Orientation meeting each August, prior to the beginning of school in September.
For questions or concerns about any of the preschool regulations, please contact us at (804) 748-3257.