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First Preschool

Caring for God's children since 1950.

First United Methodist Preschool has been serving children and families in Smyth County since 1950. First UMC Preschool is committed to providing high quality preschool programming for young children. Additionally, we strive to embrace the diversity of our families and teachers and create a welcoming community where everyone is valued. Our teaching staff implement a research based curriculum that promotes kindergarten readiness skills in a play-based environment.


Our goal is to provide a foundation for life-long learning for our children.


First United Methodist Preschool accepts students age 3 through 5.

Meet our wonderful teachers!.

Our schedule:

First United Methodist Preschool is open January - December.

Our hours are: Monday - Friday 8:00 am thru 3:00 pm


Important information

DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR, if Smyth County schools are closed for weather, holidays, etc. First Preschool is closed.

DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR, if Smyth County schools are on a delayed schedule, First Preschool opens at 8:30am.

Now Accepting Applications!

If you'd like information concerning tuition, or if you have questions, please contact us below.