About Normandale Preschool, Edina, MN

Mission and Philosophy


Our Mission

We at Normandale Preschool,
An outreach of Normandale Lutheran Church,
Provide excellence in education
In a safe, loving Christian environment
Through activities that promote readiness for success
At school, at home and in the community


Our Philosophy

We believe in creating a positive atmosphere where all children are accepted, loved and understood. This is accomplished by:

  • Promoting opportunities for cognitive growth, social development and creative play;
  • Providing a stimulating curriculum that is balanced and developmentally appropriate;
  • Continuing our commitment to staff excellence by providing opportunities for professional growth and development;
  • Developing a cooperative partnership and collaboration among Christian educators, children, families and the community;
  • Insuring policies that are inclusive and value the diversity of the world around us;
  • Modeling and celebrating our Christian faith and values.

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