Holy Spirit Lutheran Preschool

Holy Spirit Lutheran Preschool is a ministry of the church and open to all children, both in the congregation and as a ministry to the community. Through child-directed play and interest-lead curriculum play-based learning, our program encourages children to engage with nature and STEM-based learning experiences use the scientific process in a uniquely authentic way. Children cultivate a love of learning and the outdoors through meaningful multi-sensory, creative, and community experiences. The teachers creates an intentional learning environment, that is rich in materials and provides tools to encourage discovery, imagination, and creativity. As disciples of Christ, teachers support spiritual development by modeling respect, inclusivity, compassion, and a love of nature. We believe that playing outdoors allows children to connect with God and the natural world, and the children get to see the beauty of God’s creation outside in all kinds of weather. in an organic way. We serve preschool and prekindergarten age children and provide them with life skills to carry into kindergarten and beyond. Apply today!

Speak to the earth, and it will teach you.
— John 12:8

Our Promise

We believe all children are capable learners with individual needs, skills, and talents. To meet the needs of each child, the preschool will

  • Model, teach, and provide opportunities to develop and grow essential social skills.

  • Use play-based curriculum to develop the brain, enhance critical thinking skills, and prepare children for school.

  • Share God's love through play, music, art, culture, and nature.

  • Encourage children to be active participants in cooperative, play-based experiences.

  • Provide hands on exploration and self-directed discoveries.

  • Maintain open communication between staff and parents.


Anti-Discrimination Policy

Holy Spirit Lutheran Preschool does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, handicap, religion, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its enrollment or program policies.



The preschool is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA). Affiliation in this organization assures that the staff is current in the field of Christian early childhood education. 

Let the little children come to me.
— Mark 10:14

Contact the preschool through the church office or email preschool@hslckirkland.org for more information.