K2 - 1st Grade

First Presbyterian Academy (FPA) Downtown offers Preschool for children K2-K4, a K5 (Kindergarten) program, and a Transitional K6 program for those who are not quite ready for 1st Grade.  All classes are characterized by small classes, taught by experienced, degreed teachers, utilizing the very best research-based instructional resources available with customized curriculum guides. All teachers and staff are dedicated, Christian professionals who love children and seek to provide a clear model of a biblical, grace-centered Christian life and worldview to our students. Related Arts classes include Music, Physical Education, Library, Art, and Chapel.

To be admitted to the K2, K3, or K4 Preschool Programs, the child must be of that age by September 1.

The 1st Grade Program prepares students for future grades, while celebrating the differences of all God’s children. The average week of 1st Grade student will include challenging, hands-on classroom time, Related Arts instruction and daily Bible lessons. Classroom management is approached from a biblical worldview with the example of Christ and the teachings of scripture as our foundation. 


  • School Day K5 & K6 - 8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
  • School Day K2, K3 & K4 - 9:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
  • 2023-2024 School Day - K2, K3, & K4 - 8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.