Bright Beginnings Preschool at Granbury FUMC
WELCOME to Bright Beginnings Preschool, a Christian childcare program for children ages 8 weeks to PreK.
Bright Beginnings Preschool operates Monday - Friday year-round and follows the Granbury ISD calendar for holidays and breaks. Summer session meets in June and July.
- Extended day 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Instructional time 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Our goal is to provide a safe and healthy learning environment for your child to grow in the knowledge of God and community. We also strive to provide a Christian educational and developmentally appropriate program. Bright Beginnings teachers and staff will collaborate with Granbury FUMC and the Texas state standards required to assist you in preparing your child with the fundamental requirements for the academic years ahead.
Our mission is To provide an atmosphere of love and acceptance through a caring Christian environment that encourages children to grow in all areas of development: physically, emotionally, intellectually and spiritually. Our vision is to foster a child’s early educational experience and development while nurturing their love for God and others.
We are excited about your interest and enrollment in our amazing program and look forward to serving you and your child/ren. Please check out our Facebook page - Bright Beginnings Preschool - Granbury FUMC.
Bright Beginnings Preschool follows the guidelines and licensing requirements by the State of Texas and is also governed by the Granbury FUMC Advisory Committee.
Guidelines and Curriculum
Infant and Toddler classrooms will follow a thematic approach in utilizing the BJU Press curriculum. The teachers will incorporate some of the same unit activities as the other classes but focus on an individual developmental approach. Teachers will also evaluate each child’s developmental milestones and encourage each child in their personal growth.
Bob Jones Press curriculum will be utilized in the 2 & 3-year-old classes as well as the PreK 4 classroom. It is a strong biblically based and academically supported material with hands-on activities, play and group interactions to master age-appropriate concepts. It provides engaging lessons that motivate practical learning, problem-solving and critical thinking using music and literature. For more information visit their website: https://www.bjupress.com/
The following fees apply to each enrolled child and are non-refundable. These fees will be collected by ACH draft through your FACTS payment account. Please follow this link to create/login to your FACTS account.
Tuesday and Thursday (8:30-3:30)
- INFANT/TODDLER (8 weeks-23 months): $340
- 2 & 3 YEAR OLDS: $320
- PreK: $300
- Extended Care $60 per month (7:00-8:30 am and 3:30-6:00 pm)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday (8:30-3:30)
- INFANT/TODDLER (8 weeks-23 months): $510
- 2 & 3 YEAR OLDS: $480
- PreK: $450
- Extended Care $80 per month (7:00-8:30 am and 3:30-6:00 pm)
Monday - Friday (8:30-3:30)
- INFANT/TODDLER (8 weeks-23 months): $730
- 2 & 3 YEAR OLDS: $680
- PRE-K: $630
- Extended Care $120 per month (7:00-8:30 am and 3:30-6:00 pm)
$55 FACTS Enrollment fee - due at enrollment
$75 Registration Fee - due at enrollment (Waived for August)
$50 Supply Fee - due August and January
$50 Summer Supply Fee - due June
Tuition Assistance is available on a limited basis for families who qualify. Applications must be submitted annually.
To request Tuition Assistance, log in to your FACTS account and select GRANT & AID APPLICATION. The Bright Beginnings Preschool Advisory Committee will review recommendations by FACTS and determine how much, if any, monthly tuition assistance may be granted.
Each classroom will consist of a highly-qualified teacher and a trained assistant teacher. Teachers will encourage:
- learning through imaginative play and creativity.
- the development of positive social and relationship skills.
- the development of problem-solving skills.
- academic learning through a prepared curriculum.
- a biblical perspective through music and art to help them know and understand they are beloved children of God.
For any questions, please contact:
Dr. Donna Lindquist, Preschool Director