FUMPers (First United Methodist Preschool) is a state-licensed preschool and child care facility that provides our community with a loving, enriching, high quality, and affordable learning environment for children aged six weeks to 5 years old. We offer low classroom ratios and a friendly facility perfect for introducing young hearts and minds to schooling. FUMPers is a ministry of First United Methodist Church of Gainesville, and is housed within the Church’s facility.The mission of FUMPers is to
Our Religious Philosophy
- Provide high quality child care for young children
- Offer an age appropriate program with an emphasis on learning through play
- Nurture children of all faiths in a loving Christian environment
- Foster a sense of community
FUMPers is a Christian school that is open and welcoming to children and families of all faiths. Our message is that God loves us and looks after us. We should follow God’s example by loving each other and looking out for one another. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, or national origin. Christian values and attitudes will be practiced, although specific religious doctrine is not a major emphasis of the curriculum.