Zion Lutheran Preschool

Our Story


Zion Lutheran Preschool is an outreach educational ministry of the congregation. The preschool days in the classroom follow the schedule of Lower Dauphin School District. Classes are offered for preschool children, ages 2 through 5. We are currently accepting new enrollments for the 2024-2025 year.

The Zion Lutheran Preschool will be holding a Rummage Sale to benefit our preschool on May 30, 31 & June 1, 2024, from 8:00 am -1:00 pm. Donations will be accepted during preschool hours and days of Monday-Friday from 9:30 am -12:30 pm. Please use the parking lot back doors. Acceptable items: clothing, shoes, household items, home décor, toys, records/CD’s, craft items, holiday items and glassware. Items not accepted: No electronics, broken items, or bedding. Please contact the preschool with any questions at (717)603-0413 or [email protected].

Our Goals

Spiritual Goals​

  • Understand that each person is wonderfully and uniquely made and has abilities to contribute to the community
  • Understand that each person is loved and accepted unconditionally
  • Grow in God’s Love

Social Goals

  • Develop a positive self-concept
  • Develop relationships with peers and adults outside of the family
  • Gain independence and try new experiences
  • Recognize and express feelings
  • Participate in daily activities
  • Expand self-help skills

Academic Goals

  • Guided by Pennsylvania’s Early Learning Standards
  • Provide meaningful experiences that engage each child’s interests and abilities in the areas of literacy, math, science and social studies.
  • Balance practice of newly acquired skills with play.