We are delighted that you are interested in Noah's Ark Preschool! We are a ministry of First United Methodist Church in Henderson, TN that has served Chester County children for over 30 years, and seeks to continue meeting the various needs of families with preschool age children. 

About Noah's Ark Preschool

Our Mission

Our purpose is to first and foremost, LOVE the families and children that attend this program. We are here to provide a christian environment that is safe and loving, for children to learn and grow in.  We are here to help the children grow, spiritually, mentally, physically, emotionally and socially. Our goal is to help children experience positive social learning, and provide exposure to developmentally appropriate academic learning and christian based learning through bible stories, verses, and prayers.

Our Classes

We offer classes for ages 2 - 4 (PreK). Classes are determined by a strict August 15 birthday cut-off. Please see our individual class links above for more detailed information on what classes are available for which ages. To view payment options and discounts, please click on the "Payment Options" link above.


Please feel free to come by and tour the school. If you have any questions, please contact the director, Vangi Eskew, or the assistant director, Jennifer Elder. We may be contacted during preschool hours at 731-989-6880, or you may reach us by email at and 

We would love to see you at preschool!



2020/2021 Registration

On March 2 registration will be open to CURRENT preschool families. This includes siblings of current preschool children. Registration forms will be sent home March 2/3 in your child's folder. Keep an eye our for these forms.



With the yucky weather and everyone being cooped up indoors, the flu, strep, stomach bug, and other illnesses are running ramped! If your child has been sick, they MUST be fever (99.5) and symptom free for a whole 24 hours before returning to school.  Please help us protect our children, teachers, and your families fro illness and keep them healthy!


Scholastic Orders

Scholastic Book orders are due on February 21

Our month at a glance

School Closings


  Along with Chester County Schools we will be out, Monday, February 17 for President's Day.

The Monday/Wednesday group

will make it up on 

Friday, February 21.

Enjoy the long weekend!

What We are Learning This Month



SHAPE: Heart


This Little Piggy

Community Helper Spotlight: February


This month the kids will enjoy a visit from a local Dentist.  They will learn lots of ways to keep our mouth and teeth healthy and have beautiful smiles!

Thank you Dr Alex and Sarah Knoell,  for coming and sharing how to keep our mouths healthy with our preschoolers.


There is a $50.00 non-refundable registration fee for enrollment. Classes are determined by a strict August 15 birthday cut-off.

Registration for the 2019-2020 School Year

Three (3) ways to register:

  • IN PERSON: Come by the preschool any time between 8:30 - 2:30 to fill out your form in person. The $50 non-refundable registration fee may be paid by cash or check.
  • BY PHONE: Call 989-6880 to speak with a director to sign up. You will have seven (7) days to pay the $50 non-refundable registration fee (cash or check only)
  • ONLINE: Click on the "Registration" tab above and fill out the registration form. When you submit the form, you should see a "Success" notification. If you do not receive a confirmation email from a director within 24 hours, please CALL the preschool. You will have seven (7) days to pay the $50 non-fundable registration fee (cash or check only)
  • Families registering in person on April 1 will be given first consideration for available spots.
  • Phone calls and online registrations will be accepted in order of time submission. 
  • If the registration fee has not been paid within the seven (7) days, your child will be moved to the waiting list. 
  • All spots are first come, first served.

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