Grace Lutheran Preschool and Kindergarten welcomes children and families of diverse backgrounds and beliefs. Admission is without regard to race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin, age, or sex. For more information about our Nondiscrimination Policy CLICK HERE. Tuition Assistance is available to qualified applicants upon review of required documentation. For details about curriculum, educational philosophy, staff, class schedule, or to schedule a tour call 814-238-8110.
Registration for the 2019-2020 school year begins on February 5, 2019. Children currently enrolled in GLPK, siblings of enrolled students, and children from families of whom at least one parent is a member of Grace Lutheran Church, ELCA, will have first registration priority for the following school year (2019-2020). Families are informed about their child’s acceptance by the end of the third week in March and class placements are announced at the end of August. CLICK HERE for details about the registration process. CLICK HERE for the 2019-2020 Registration Form.
Please join us for our annual Open House, on Thursday, January 24th from 4:00 - 5:30. This is an excellent opportunity to explore our facilities, meet our teachers and staff, and ask questions. You are invited to drop in at any time during the event and are welcome to bring your children so they can explore as well. Schedule a classroom visit so you can experience the joy of learning that we work hard to provide for each of our students!
If your family is unable to pay full tuition due to income limitations or other short- or long-term challenges, you can apply for assistance to bridge the gap between the cost of tuition and the amount you can afford. Each year we hold fundraisers to meet the needs of our school families. Prayerfully consider how much you can afford and ask the school office for an application if you wish to apply for assistance. All requests are confidential.
In September of 2017 Grace Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten participated in the EITC scholarship program through the Central PA Scholarship Fund. GLPK received $5,000 which provided scholarship money to three families and enabled their children the opportunity to attend our preschool & kindergarten. Pennsylvania provides tax credits for corporate contributions to Scholarship Organizations (SOs) - nonprofits that provide private school scholarships, or Educational Improvement Organizations (EIO) - nonprofits that support innovative programs in public schools. If your business would like information on how to participate in this program and receive tax credit for your contribution, please click on the website below.