TENS: Trinity Episcopal Nursery School 

             

TriTENS 2015-16 Enrollmentnity Episcopal Preschool is now accepting applications for current school year.  For more information, please call

(909) 792-7217


www.Trinityepiscopalpreschool.org

 

A Welcome from our Director

 

The staff of Trinity Episcopal Preschool is proud to offer a program that encourages children to be children. We welcome a broadly diverse community of children from two and one-half through five years old.

The goal of our program is to supplement the meaningful family life of a child with regular association of others of the same age and maturity under the thoughtful guidance of teachers specifically trained to promote their development.

Through activities of play, indoor and out, music, reading and crafts, the children are encouraged to cooperate with others as well as increase their own sense of independence and strength.

 

Your personal visit to our school is encouraged and welcomed.

Beverly Gaston

Director

 

Our History

 

Trinity Preschool began as a nursery school in 1950 with the affectionate name of TENS by which it is still called today.   Virginia Jennings was the founder and first director. In 1951 Floris Crosthwaite became the director, and it was she who purchased all the nursery school’s equipment.  By 1955 the school was under the care of Ms. Crosthwaite’s daughter, Floris Ethel, who maintained the school’s tradition until her mother’s return in 1957.  Ms. Crosthwaite guided the program for fifteen more years.

In 1972, Beverly Gaston was chosen by the Board of Directors to be the new director.  Ms. Gaston has the distinction of being the longest serving director of an Episcopal school in the Los Angeles Diocese.  The school today has preschool status and is licensed under the laws of the state of California with the Episcopal Schools Commission of Southern California serving as oversight.

Admission Information

 

General Preschool Information:

  •  Serving children ages 2 years 6 months-5 years
  •  Program Calendar runs September-early June

 School Hours:

  • 8:45-11:45 Monday through Friday

 Weekly program includes:

  •  Music
  • Exploring our world
  • Art expressions
  • Reading readiness Activities
  • Chapel story time with emphasis on social values
  • Constructive play time inside and out

June 24, 2017

WORSHIP TIMES

Sundays

8:00 AM - Spoken Eucharist

Rite I

 10:00 AM - Children's Sunday School 

 10:15 AM - Choral Eucharist

Rite II

Monday

Morning Prayer in the Library

8:30 am

Wednesdays

 Healing Prayers 11 AM

& Eucharist  at 11:30 AM

Centering Prayer 6 p.m.


 Daily

5:30 PM - Evening Prayer


 

Mary's Chapel April 2017


 

Bangladeshi Eucharist

10:30 a.m.

July 2, 2017

Room 12

 

Celtic Monthly Service

5p

Cancelled for June


Trinity Office Hours

Monday and Thursday

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Tuesday and Wednesday

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Closed Friday

and all holidays

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Upcoming Trinity

Community Events

July 14, 2017 

Ushering at Redlands Bowl 6p.m.

&

TENS Starts August 17, 2017 at 9 a.m.


 


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