The First United Methodist Preschool is a ministry of the First United Methodist Church in Vandalia, IL. It is the oldest preschool in Vandalia and provides a Christian based education.
The purpose of the First United Methodist Church's Preschool shall be to help each child develop mentally, socially, physically, and spiritually in a Christian environment. It shall strive to help each child build self-confidence and a positive attitude, while making the child feel good about learning and about his/her uniqueness. Christian values shall shape the philosophy of the Preschool. The Preschool program shall include biblical stories and lessons, incorporating basic Christian values that are within the United Methodist Tradition.