2020 Guide to Best Preschools in Atlanta
These great preschools foster learning in a caring and fun environment to get kids started on the right path for success in school and in life.
Children’s passion for knowledge and learning cultivated by encouraging creativity, developing confidence and constructing brains built for reading. Teaching teams apply the latest research on how young children best develop and learn complex language, critical-thinking skills, self-regulation, world knowledge and empathy.
The nurturing environment provides each child with what he or she needs in a foundation for lifelong learning. Children develop close friendships, and work together to learn and explore new concepts.
Exposure to new languages from a young age encourages learning. Atlanta International School offers this with full immersion preschool programs in French, German, Spanish and Chinese.
Endeavor Montessori offers a distilled, modernized and holistic Montessori curriculum for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years. A rigorous approach to learning focuses on developing the whole child through critical thinking, cultural awareness and entrepreneurship.
The Primary School offers an academically focused, age-appropriate early-childhood program. Students have the opportunity to learn and grow in an environment of love and support, with an emphasis on personal responsibility and service to others.
The Preschool at Holy Spirit Prep is a Christ-centered environment, and an extension of your family. They believe the love of learning begins at home. Your child will be loved by teachers and caretakers, and become a successful student.
The Hamm Center partners with families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing to develop strong foundations for communication, literacy and confidence using Listening and Spoken Language. The tailored curriculum places children alongside peers with typical hearing, where relationships grow and conversation abounds.
MJCCA Preschools are a place where children come to learn and grow, and where families find a community that can last a lifetime. MJCCA offers a progressive curriculum, specialty enrichment classes, and an infusion of Jewish values, all in a safe and loving environment.
Mount Pisgah Christian Preschool students prepare for the next stage of learning in a loving environment through interactive activities and play. With small classroom sizes, students receive individualized care.
Mount Vernon’s youngest learners are curious, strong and competent. Fostering each child’s natural interests, teachers challenge students through hands-on, play-based activities to build a foundation for learning.
North Cobb Christian Preschool provides a magical, engaging experience that equips students for kindergarten – sparking their natural curiosity while establishing a faith-based foundation. Instruction is individualized, and students thrive in a loving environment.
Preschoolers at Mount Paran Christian School learn through creativity and play, and can’t wait for hands-on STEAM exploration each week. Faculty are degreed teachers who love and nurture faith in God in the hearts of their students.
Redeemer Day School provides a Christ-centered, teacher directed, academically challenging preschool. Love and support are given as teachers help children stretch and grow.
St. Benedict’s believes in the sanctity of childhood and the value of play. Through the Episcopal values of inclusion and respect for diversity, St. Benedict’s nourishes children’s natural curiosity, energy and enthusiasm to learn and discover the world around them.
In early 2019, St. Martin’s opened a new Early Childhood Learning Center with classrooms specifically designed for 2-years through first grade. A STEAM village with a science lab, tinker space and art room and an outdoor learning space fosters engagement and collaborative learning among young children.
Through an intentional, systematic and multi-sensory approach to learning, Stepping Stones creates pathways to success for students experiencing speech and language delays. This multi-disciplinary program is focused entirely on maximizing the brain development of students from 3 to 5 years of age.
The Suzuki School believes in the innate ability and talent of each child, and strives to provide an environment for students to thrive. The Montessori preschool is locally owned and operated, with roots in the city since 1976.
With a curriculum that is hands-on and child-centered, the Walker Primary School instills a love of learning. Playing has a purpose with improving a child’s
fine motor skills, number sense and working memory.
Pre-kindergarteners receive warm encouragement and guidance to foster a natural spark of curiosity in an intentionally inclusive community representing the best of Atlanta. With low teacher-student ratios in every class, Woodward provides each child with individual attention and a loving environment.
For even more Atlanta-area preschools, visit our preschool directory.