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Parent Volunteering Need

We have two new items of equipment that need to be assembled.  We received some grant funds from Texas Rising Star, and need an easel and a wooden quiet nook/cube that need assembling.  Can you help?  Please reply to this email and we will book you on a first come-first served basis. Thanks for your support of First United Methodist Preschool. … [Read More...]

Preschool Openings available for Threes and Fours

Now that the school year is underway, we are ready to fill the remaining openings in our program!  Please share this information with family and friends.  Below is a list of availability by birthdates: MWF Threes: April 2012 - September 2012 TTH Threes: September 2011 - August 2012 M-F or MWF or TTH PreKindergarten: September 2010 - July 2011. Please contact … [Read More...]

First Day is Underway!

What a fantastic morning!  Your children did beautifully as they entered the classroom, and happy voices have been heard down the hallway.  Great job, parents too. This is our test email for our current events blasts.  While we use email for certain types of correspondence, such as invoices and payments, most announcements will come through MailChimp via the … [Read More...]

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The FUMP Director’s Blog

The FUMP experience

People often ask me the difference between First United Methodist Preschool and other preschool programs, which is sometimes hard to put into words.  After 25 years of association with FUMP, it is like family to me, and so many of our values are intrinsic to me now.  There is so much jargon thrown around these […]

Welcome to “Preschool Mode”, FUMP’s Unplugged Philosophy

As I write this in a coffee shop, there is a parent with a child who looks to be three years old. The parent is typing and reading on a smart phone.  The child mostly entertains herself.  She calls out to her parent to get her attention.  The parent says yes each time without looking […]

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