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Mission Statement:

Equip each child spiritually, intellectually, socially, physically, and emotionally according to Luke 2:52: to grow in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God.”

    • Licensed by the State of Nevada

Under the direction of:

  • St. Mark Lutheran Church Council
  • St. Mark Lutheran Preschool Board

Development Goals

  • Spiritual
  • Social
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Physical


  • “Integrating the Faith”
    by Concordia Publishing House
  • “Voyages Exploring God’s World”
    by Concordia Publishing House


Brigance Preschool Screening

  • Each student will be evaluated in the fall.
  • Parent Teacher conferences to follow.
  • If special needs are found such as:
    • Hearing, speech, motor, social,
      or learning disabilities

Early Intervention Program

  • Free through Elko County School District.
  • If you have any concerns, please let one of the
    teachers know.

Arrival Departure Tuition
  • Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • Sign in your child.
  • Help child to hang up backpack and coat.
  • Wash or sanitize hands.
  • Classes are over at 11:30 a.m.
  • Sign out your child
  • Gather the items from your child’s cubbie
  • One time Registration: $75
  • Tuition is due on the first day of each month.
  • 4/5 yr. old class $195/month
  • 3/4 yr. old class $140/month
  • You have until the 10th of each month before a late fee of $25.00 is added.
  • If you need to make special arrangements with the tuition, please come in to talk or call Bertha                     @ 738-4750.
  • Returned check fee is 25.00.


  • Meets state requirements
  • FBI Background check
  • T.B. test every two years
  • Certified in infant, child and adult CPR and First Aid
  • We are always willing to meet with you the parent.
  • You can always call your child’s teacher.
  • Phone for teacher and director are on the class list.

Jesus Time

  • Our Pastor.
  • Your child’s teacher.
  • Director.
  • Age appropriate stories from the Bible.
  • Lord’s Prayer at snack.
  • Our days begins and ends in prayer

But Jesus called the children to him and said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Luke 18:16

Discipline Policy

  • Our Staff and volunteers model a Christian behavior to all the children.
  • Children are encouraged to use words instead of physical action.
  • If the child has recurring behavior pattern the parent will be notified.


  • If your child has contracted a communicable disease, please contact the preschool. We are required to report any communicable disease to the Nevada State Bureau of Childcare Services.
  • Please keep your child home if they are running a fever or have an upset stomach.
  • If your child is sick at school you will be called to come pick him/her up.

Contact Bertha Pfeifer for registration or information at

(775) 738-4750 or E-Mail: