• Pequea Valley Early Learning Partners

    Pequea Valley is proud to have many early learning partners in the community. We know that many positive relationships are vital to a learner's successful transition into Kindergarten, and we believe our collaboration with local preschools and organizations will directly benefit our learners' success.

  • Preschool Partners

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    Bright Horizons
    This center is located in the Pequea Valley Intermediate School and run through Bright Horizons. This is a private pay child care center as well as preschool, and offers before and after school care.

    Director: Amber Schnitzius; Email Amber; Website

     

    Happy Home Day Care
    This child care center is homebased and is open Monday through Friday.

    Director: Judy Archibald; Email Judy; Website

     

    Head Start
    Located at the Together Community Center in Paradise, this location offers full-day, five days a week preschool that is federally funded. They are accepting students ages 3-5 years old.

    Site Manager: Libbie Morgan; Email Libbie; Website

     

    Maple Grove Preschool
    Located at Maple Grove Mennonite Church, this faith-based preschool offers half-day classes, Monday through Friday, and serves children ages 2-6 years old.

    Director: Adrienne Fiscus; Email Adrienne ; Website

     

    New Life Community Preschool
    Located at Old Road Mennonite Church, this faith-based preschool offers half day classes, Monday through Wednesday, and serves children ages 3-5 years old.

    Director: Pam Supplee; Email Pam; Website

     

    PreK Counts
    Located at Salisbury Elementary School and run through Bright Horizons, this location offers full-day, five days a week preschool that is federally funded, serving ages 3-5.

    Director: Leah Graham; Email Leah; Website

     

    St. John's Preschool
    Located at St. John's United Methodist Church, this faith-based preschool offers half day classes, and is only accepting four-year olds for the 2019-2020 school year.

    Director: Loretta McClarigan; 717.808.7689

     

  • Community Partners

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    Pequea Valley Public Library
    PVSD is a proud partner of the library, and holds early childhood workshops in the Perella Schoolhouse room. The library also provides Story Time on Wednesday mornings to children in the district and surrounding communities.

    Children's Director: Sharon Sudbrack; Website

    Plant the Seed of Learning
    Plant the Seed of Learning provides resources for families with children ages birth to 2. Their goal is to educate families across Lancaster County about brain development and the importance of education beginning at birth. In addition to Plant the Seed, Grow the Seed of Learning has been added for childre ages 2-4 years old. Pequea Valley has partnered with PTSL since 2017, and holds these classes at the local library twice a month.

    Director: Crystal Loose; Website

     

    Community Action Partnership
    Located at the Together Community Center in Paradise, this location offers full-day, five days a week preschool that is federally funded. They are accepting students ages 3-5 years old.

    Site Manager: Libbie Morgan; Email Libbie; Website

     

    Prenatal to Third Grade (P3) Partnership Pathways Network
    Located at the Together Community Center in Paradise, this location offers full-day, five days a week preschool that is federally funded. They are accepting students ages 3-5 years old.

    Site Manager: Libbie Morgan; Email Libbie; Website

     

    The Factory Ministries
    Located at the Together Community Center in Paradise, this location offers full-day, five days a week preschool that is federally funded. They are accepting students ages 3-5 years old.

    Site Manager: Libbie Morgan; Email Libbie; Website

     

    Grace Point Church
    Located at the Together Community Center in Paradise, this location offers full-day, five days a week preschool that is federally funded. They are accepting students ages 3-5 years old.

    Site Manager: Libbie Morgan; Email Libbie; Website