Preschool & Parent's Day Out

First Methodist Waco Preschool &
Kids Kastle Parent's Day Out

First Methodist Waco Preschool and Kids Kastle Parent's Day Out has been the go-to Parent's Day Out and Preschool for over three decades - we are now loving on second generation Kids Kastle kiddos!

First Methodist Waco Preschool:

Licensed by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, our Preschool boasts a history of more than 35 years and offers two, three and four day a week classes (Tuesday through Friday) for three and four year olds. Our preschool classes are taught by certified teachers and designed to prepare children for kindergarten in a loving, safe Christian environment.

  • Tuesday - Friday options, 8:30 - 11:30 with extended 11:30 - 2:30 enrichments of science, cooking, fine arts, and lunch bunch.

Kids Kastle, First Methodist Waco Parents' Day Out:

Voted by Wacoan magazine for more than ten years in a row as the #1 Parents' Day Out program, Kid's Kastle offers children ages six months through five years a place to play, sing, rest, snack, and learn about Jesus from the most loving, high-quality caregivers.

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 8:35 am to 2:30 pm

The safety of your children is of upmost importance to First Methodist Waco. All First Methodist Waco pastors, staff, Kids Kastle and Preschool staff, and volunteers have successfully completed Ministry Safe training and background checks.


Preschool Tuition

For all Preschool classes, there is a registration fee of $50 per child.

Current Rates are:

ClassMonthly TuitionAnnual Supply Fee
2 days per week$185$185
3 half-days per week$210$210
3 days per week, all day$350$350
4 days per week$250$250

The annual supply fee covers all supplies, all field trip fees, a Preschool bag and a field trip T-shirt.

Preschool tuition is set annually by the Preschool Board. All fees are non refundable.


Lunch Bunch (11:30 am - 2:30 pm): 

$45 per month for one afternoon a week

$90 per month for two afternoons a week

$130 per month for three afternoons a week


Enrichment Tuition (11:30 am - 2:30 pm):

The cost is $70 per month for the Fine Arts class and $70 per month for the Science class. In addition, there is a $45 non refundable supply fee. 

Kids' Kastle Parents' Day Out Tuition

There is an annual registration fee of $50 per child.

ClassMonthly TuitionSupply Fee
1 day per week$90$25 per semester
2 days per week$180$35 per semester
3 days per week$270$45 per semester

Kids' Kastle rates are set annually by our Weekday Ministries Board of Directors. All fees are non refundable.

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