Prince of Peace Pre-School Staff
Director - Heidi Riddle began working at Prince of Peace Pre-School in 2007. She started her time at the Pre-School as a teacher in a 3 year old class. The following year she began a Science program and taught science lessons to all PoP students for the next 11 years. Heidi moved into Office Administration in 2015. After 4 years as Assistant Director, Heidi stepped into the role of Director.
Assistant Director -Debra Nobes has been with the Pre-School since 1991. Previously, she taught 4's classes, and was director since 2000. “At Prince of Peace we believe in providing an enriching environment and collaborating with families to ensure that our students feel secure and happy as they develop a positive self concept on their journey to lifelong learning.”
Music - The music program incorporates movement, dance, nursery rhymes and the famous “Prince of Peace All Saints Rhythm and Instrument Band” into the curriculum.
The teachers at Prince of Peace Pre-School are dedicated to providing a warm, caring and accepting environment for the children and their families. Our teachers hold degrees in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and Special Education. The highly qualified staff annually completes continuing education hours in current topics and trends in early childhood education. All staff members are trained in Infant and Child CPR, First Aid, and Administration of Medication which exceeds the requirements set forth in the regulations for early childhood programs by the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood.