2023-2024 School year:

We are gearing up for the beginning of the 2023-2024 school year.  While registration is complete you can still register your child for the waitlist for any class - see openings listed below. Please email the director if you are interested in being placed on the waitlist for any classes or for more information -    

Ones Class - FULL

Twos Class - FULL

Threes Class -FULL

PreK (4/5) -FULL

(updated 10/16/23)


Tuition rates for 2023-2024 will be as follows:

Registration Fee - $100 (one-time fee and non-refundable)

Ones Class     3 days/week     $280 per month

                     5 days/week     $330 per month

Twos-Pre/K     3 days/week     $250 per month

                     5 days/week     $300 per month

The 3 days/week class meets Monday/Wednesday/Friday

Preschool Handbook - 2023-2024

Welcome to the home page for Hickory Grove United Methodist Preschool!  Since you are here, you must be looking for a preschool program that will be a good fit for you and your child. From a article in the Parent to Parent section in the Charlotte Observer newspaper, I quote, “If your son is assigned nurturing teachers and the school’s philosophy is “children learn through play,” you are off to a good start.”  The article goes on to say, “Preschoolers…need time for imaginative and interactive play so they learn how to share and handle frustrations.”  If you wish to read this article in its entirety, it can be found by clicking here.



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Here at Hickory Grove United Methodist Preschool, our school mission statement embodies the principals of learning through play.

Our Mission is to provide a loving Christian environment where children feel secure, grow in self-esteem and gain a love of learning. Our program concentrates on developing self-help skills, learning through active hands on play and developing socialization skills. Teachers develop a curriculum that incorporates music, art, children’s literature, developmental skills and fun!

Take a look at all the fun we have at preschool by visiting our Facebook page - Hickory Grove United Methodist Preschool.


Before and After School Options (this program is for children who are fully potty trained in the Twos, Threes, and Pre-K class and is limited to 10 children)

Registration for these options will be made during August

Before School - 1/2 hour beginning at 8:25 - $50/month in addition to tuition.  After School - 1 hour (1:00-2:00) - $90/month in addition to tuition. Your child can attend both Before and After School for $130/month.