FAQ: General Information

Why the name change?

Building on our history as a well-respected preschool, the name change to Wesley Prep signifies the further investment and positive changes we are making in our school’s future. Our wait list now reaches out farther into the community, evidence of our success over the past four decades.

What ages and grades are included in your program?

Six months to sixth grade.

Where is the school?

We are located at the corner of Inwood Road and Northwest Highway at Lovers Lane United Methodist Church.

What are the hours of school?

Infant/Toddler/Preschool Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m.-1:50 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Kindergarten Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.-1:50 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Elementary Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

What is the youngest child you accept at Wesley Prep?

We take children as young as 6 months old (by September 1st).

How many days can a child attend – per age level?

Infant/Toddler 1 or 2 days a week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday)
2½ & 3-year-old Preschool 2 or 3 days a week (Tuesday/Thursday or Monday/Wednesday/Friday)
4-year-old Preschool 3 or 5 days a week (Monday/Wednesday/Friday or Monday-Friday)
Kindergarten & Elementary 5 days a week

What is your registration process?

The Director of the school hosts information coffees throughout the year October – January, and registration occurs in January. Please see our Tour Schedule for more information.

When does my child have to be toilet trained?

Children need to be toiled trained for Preschool 2½s and older. For 2½ year old children who are not toilet-trained, our Mother’s Day Out program is an excellent option.

Who provides snacks/lunch for the children?

The school and parents provide snacks; parents provide lunches for Kindergarten and younger. Primer through sixth grade students have the option of preordering lunch each day during the week. Students may order all five days or any combination of days or just once a month. Lunches are catered by Preston Hollow Catering. All lunches are prepared to be peanut and tree nut safe.

How many children are in the school?

Wesley Prep has 41 kindergartners, 136 preschool, 103 Mother’s Day Out students and 138 in Primer through 6th grade.

Can you please tell me about your Primer program?

Primer is a program we offer for those who would be going into first grade but may need a little extra time to develop either emotionally or academically. If you are interested in this program, please let us know. The decision is best made with both parent and school input.

What readiness skills are taught in Preschool?

Alphabet, numbers, shapes, directional concept, name recognition, and phonics.