Countryside United Methodist Preschool, Inc. (CUMPS), is a dynamic and interactive weekday Christian learning environment designed to engage the minds and spirits of children ages 2 1/2 – 6. The CUMPS program is considered one of the best in northeastern Kansas and has consistently earned a 5-star rating on the Kansas Quality Rating System, the highest rating they award. We are licensed by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and can accommodate up to 160 children in the various morning and afternoon programs. Morning sessions run from 8:45am – 11:20am, and afternoon sessions are from 12:30pm – 3:05pm. CUMPS is committed to accepting all children provided that space is available in the classes.
At the Countryside Preschool, the primary focus is on the safety, development, and welfare of the total child. The program strives to provide an environment which is conducive to physical, emotional, social, cognitive, and spiritual development.
For further information, call the CUMPS office weekdays between 8:30 am and 3:30 pm at 785-266-6733 or email the Director, Eddie Kidd.
Countryside United Methodist Church offers Child Care for our youngest disciples, children ages 2 weeks through 5 years old. These services are provided on Sundays and most week day evening activities. Care is provided by our trained and certified staff, who want to share God's love to the highest degree as they care for your children in a safe, warm, welcoming environment. If not already provided during your groups meeting time, please request child care coverage by submitting this form. Questions may be directed to our Children's Ministry Coordinator, Becky Ericson.