Preschool/Child Care



Beginnings is a registered ministry of First Baptist Church dedicated to offering affordable preschool and child care to the community.  Certified as an Indiana Level 3 Provider for Paths to Quality, Beginnings accepts Child Care Development Fund (CCDF) vouchers. 

Preschool (3-5 Year-Olds)
9AM-3PM (August – May)
Beginnings Preschool
offers a four-part developmental program to meet the pre groupphysical, spiritual, social, and emotional needs of children from infancy through age five. Our educational approach includes…

  • Opportunities to choose, explore, and discover
  • Experiences for social, creative, and developmental growth
  • Group activities and quiet times for individual exploration
  • A balance of creative activities and basic curriculum designed to help prepare children for kindergarten expectations
  • A safe, loving, Christian environment
  • Welcoming children of any race, religion, color, and national or ethnic origin
  • Low ratios of children to adults
  • Flexibility for days of choice
  • Preschool field trips
  • An August-May School Year, optional Summer Program
  • Voluntarily certified as a Level 3 Paths to Quality Provider
  • Staff trained in “Conscious Discipline” principles
  • CCDF Provider

Child Care (6 Weeks – Preschool Age)
or 9AM-3PM (August – July)
Parents may choose which days (and how many) your child attends. Child care follows a 49-week calendar.

For complete information and costs, download our…
Beginnings Brochure (or Spanish version)

Signing Book (American Sign Language with Beginnings children)

If you wish to register, you have several choices.  You may…

Sign up for Beginnings online, then mail in your fees.
Download the 2016 Registration Form to complete and mail in with your registration fee:

or call for an appointment to Visit Beginnings Preschool and sign up in person.  Interested parents may schedule an observation visit.  Contact the director for details at 317-574-6454.

Health Record (this form must be completed before the first day of school)
Get Acquainted Form (this form must be completed before the first day of school)
Beginnings Preschool and Child Care Calendar 2016 – 2017
Surrounding Schools Calendars for 2016-2017
Beginnings Renovation Photos on Facebook
Parent Handbook 2015

May 2016
March 2016
April-May 2016

Preschool teachers, child care workers, and substitutes needed