About

Leadership

The Preschool has a strong leadership team that consist of the administration staff and a representative from each age level. This team helps to maintain a cohesive school vision and strategy focused on student achievement. The leadership team meets monthly and is continuously looking at student data, examining instruction, developing an action plan for improvement, implementing the plan and assessing its effectiveness to ensure improvement efforts moving forward. 

The Preschool is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The Board is comprised of parents, alumni, grandparents, alumni parents, and community leaders.
The Preschool Administration Team

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    Andrea Petsche 

    Director
    818-517-6937
    Pacific Oaks College - Master of Arts in Human Development and Early Childhood Education
    University of Northern Iowa - Bachelor of Arts in Business and Education

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    Kristen McCleary 

    Assistant Director of Preschool Division
    404-240-8327
    University of Florida - Master of Arts in Elementary Education
    University of Florida - Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education

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    Kara Allen 

    Assistant Director of Early Childhood Division
    404-240-8218
    Converse College - Bachelor of Arts Early Childhood Education and Bachelors of Arts Studio Art

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    Kathy Schoen 

    Assistant Director of Admissions
    404-240-8204
    Southern Methodist University - Bachelor of Arts in English

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    Amy Chenault 

    Assistant Director of Operations
    404-266-1520
    University of Georgia - Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education

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    Deborah Strack 

    Business Manager
    404-240-8308
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - Belgium - International Languages

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    Amy Gies 

    Office Manager
    404-266-1520
    University of New Hampshire - Master of Arts in Education

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    Katy Jablon 

    Coordinator of Development & Advancement & Toddler Lead Teacher
    404-266-1520
    University of Georgia - Bachelor of Business Administration in Risk Management and Insurance
    Georgia State University - Master of Business Administration, Master of Health Administration
Health Office

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    Mallory Tate 

    Nurse
    404-240-8324
    Medical College of Georgia - Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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    Susanna Frayser 

    Nurse
    404-240-8324
    New York University - Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    University of Georgia - Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing
    University of Georgia - Bachelor of Arts in Spanish
Located on PRUMC’s beautiful Buckhead campus, The Preschool is an independent, faith based school, for children 12 months through 6 years-old. We are committed to nurturing the whole child in preparation for the most distinguished public and private primary schools in Atlanta.