Registration Information

All priority registration forms (current students and their families, alum families, Carpenter’s Shop families, and church members) must be sent by mail and postmarked NO EARLIER than Jan. 8th.  All general registration forms must be sent by mail and postmarked NO Earlier than Jan. 15th.  No forms will be accepted in person at the school or church office until after Monday, January 28th.

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We offer priority registration for:

  • families that are currently enrolled in Tree of Life or Carpenter’s Shop
  • families previously enrolled at Tree of Life
  • families who are alumni of Tree of Life
  • members of the United Methodist Church of Whitefish Bay

Non-priority (general) registration is handled on a lottery basis.

Children wishing to enroll in the Toddler program must be 2 years old by September 1st.

Children wishing to enroll in the Preschool program must be 3 years old by September 1st.

Notification of acceptance and class assignments will be mailed in early February. Once a class is full, we will place names on a waitlist on a first come, first serve basis.

There is a one-time per child, non-refundable registration fee of $50.


Open House: January 5th & 7th, 9:30 – 11am
Priority Registration begins: January 8th
General Registration begins: January 15th
Acceptance Letters / Class Assignments mailed: February 1, 2018

If you wish to enroll your child for the 2019-2020 school year, please complete and mail the Registration Form along with a $50 non-refundable registration fee made payable to TREE OF LIFE to:

Tree of Life Christian Preschool

Nicole Major – Registration Chair
Tree of Life Christian Preschool
819 E. Silver Spring Drive
Whitefish Bay, WI 53217-5233

Slots do open up on occasion. For questions and class availability, please contact our Registration Chair, Nicole Major, at nicoleannemajor@gmail.com.

All children are considered regardless of race, creed, color, sex, handicap, political persuasion, national origin or ancestry, or religious persuasion.

NAEYC Accredited

Tree of Life Christian Preschool is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. This prestigious recognition is achieved by only five percent of early childhood programs and signifies that our program meets national standards of excellence.

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Tree of Life is a non-profit ministry of the United Methodist Church of Whitefish Bay. We welcome families and children of all faiths as it is not a prerequisite to belong to the church to attend Tree of Life Preschool.

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