IMPORTANT 2018 Registration Dates

January 12, 2018  – Priority Registration for current and alumni SMP Families

January 22, 2018 – Priority Registration for St. Marks Church and currently enrolled PDO families

January 29, 2018 - Open  Registration

** Applications available under the FORMS tab on this website and in the Preschool and church offices.

Completed registration forms WILL NOT be accepted until the dates listed above. You may drop off your completed applications and fees in person to the Preschool office or mail them on or after the above dates.

St. Mark’s Preschool is inspired by the Reggio Emilia philosophy of education. Our school is a place where children can develop a love for learning and an appreciation for the world around them. In the Episcopal tradition, we welcome and embrace children of all faiths and socio-economic backgrounds. St. Mark’s Preschool is a supportive community that integrates the arts, academics and heath with social and emotional learning.

We are proud to offer three-day (Tuesday-Thursday) and four-day (Monday-Thursday) class options. On Fridays, our Studio Arts Program is held from 9:30-1:00.  You may also choose to enroll in our Munch & Learn program which is held Monday-Thursday. St. Mark’s Preschool curricula is especially enriched by ChapelMusic, and Yoga experiences. Our Parents Day Out (PDO) program can been combined with afternoon preschool enrollment for families seeking full-day care for their child from Monday through Thursday. St. Mark’s Preschool also offers a Kindergarten Enrichment program. This class meets on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.

St. Mark’s Preschool is open to children ages 3 to 5. Children must be 3 years of age by September 1. Parents will need to complete and submit an application for their child (found here) along with a $75 administrative fee. St. Mark’s Preschool open enrollment begins January 12th 2017.

Please call  630.858.1020 Ext. 234 or email the preschool  at  with any enrollment questions or to book a tour.


St. Mark’s Preschool is a program of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Glen Ellyn, in DuPage County, Illinois, and is licensed by the Illinois State Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).