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2019-2020 School Calendar

Registration / Scholarship Forms

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Mt Chestnut Christian Preschool

…helping your child grow in a loving, Christian environment!

Blessed Beginnings  

Mt. Chestnut Christian Preschool provides 3-5 year olds with learning experiences in a positive Christian environment. 

Our goals are to:

  1. Provide spiritual growth as well as social, intellectual, physical and emotional growth for preschool age children.

  2. Encourage sharing, creativity and friendship in a caring structured environment.

  3. Support Christian teachings and values.

  4. Encourage self-worth, health, and self-confidence.

Parental involvement is encouraged!

Our Curriculum includes learning about: 

Manners, Sharing & Taking Turns, Alphabet & Letter Recognition, Patterning Sequences, Circle Time (calendar, weather, singing, prayer, group discussions, Bible stories), Learning Centers, Listening Skills & Following Directions, Language Development, Shapes & Colors.  The 4-5 year old class curriculum also includes preparation for Kindergarten.

We also have … field trips, special guests, holiday and birthday celebrations, an onsite outdoor playground, Parent-Teacher conferences, and several family programs.

Classes Offered 

We provide both a qualified Teacher and a Teacher’s Assistant per class.

3 Year Old Programs –  Two Days Per Week
Tuesday/Thursday 9:30am - 11:30am -OR- 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Maximum Class size is 12 children (Children must be potty trained and 3 years old by September 1st) 

Cost: $85 per month

4 & 5 Year Old Programs – Three Days Per Week
Monday/Wednesday/Thursday 9:00am to 11:30am Maximum Class size is 18 children (Children must be potty trained and 4 years old by September 1st) 

Cost: $115 per month

4 & 5 Year Old Programs – Two Days Per Week
Monday/Wednesday 12:30pm to 3:00pm Maximum Class size is 16 children (Children must be potty trained and 4 years old by September 1st) 

Cost: $90 per month

Our school year runs September through May. A Non-Refundable fee of $25.00 and the first month’s tuition (payable to Mt. Chestnut Christian Preschool) must accompany the registration form. Admission is on a first come first served basis.  Mt. Chestnut Christian Preschool does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious or national origin.  If you would like an application, more information, or a tour of our preschool facility, please call – Mt. Chestnut Christian Preschool (724) 287-8799.

Meet the Staff

Michele Gonda, Teacher – Mrs. Gonda joined our preschool team in 2010.  She creates a fun and positive environment for children to learn. She and her husband reside in Butler with their two daughters, one being an alumnus of Mt. Chestnut Preschool!

Tricia Dulya, Assistant – Mrs. Dulya joined our preschool team in 2009. She enjoys helping in the classroom, and creating and atmosphere of love and caring. She and her husband and son reside in Butler.


Mt. Chestnut Christian Preschool is located approximately 2 miles west of Butler on West Old Route 422 (we are 1/4 mile off Route 422)

Preschool Room (724) 287-8799 Church Office (724) 287-7601 or