Mary Ristau holds a
bachelor's degree in early childhood education and family services from
Northern Illinois University. Mary has been Director of Trinity Preschool
teachers are trained in early childhood education and have many years of experience
working with young children. Teachers attend a minimum of 15 hours of
additional early childhood training each year. All staff are certified in
Infant and Child CPR and First Aid.
Trinity Preschool is a non-profit, non-denominational
preschool licensed by the Department of Children and Family Services.
Trinity Preschool is a part of Trinity United Methodist
Church's outreach to the community. In 1970 a staff of professional
teachers, mostly members of Trinity Church, opened the doors of the
preschool with twelve students. The school has enjoyed an excellent
reputation in the community for over 40 years.