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Pre K

St. Matthew Pre-Kindergarten Program

ENROLLMENT is open for the 2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR

Questions? Call us at 402-291-2030 or send an email here.

St. Matthew the Evangelist
12210 S. 36th St Ste B
Bellevue, NE 68123

Students must be at least four years old by July 31, 2020 and potty-trained

Pre Kindergarten at St. Matthews

Our program boasts the following benefits:

  • Experienced teachers
  • 1:10 teacher:student ratio
  • Academic curriculum including: reading, writing, math, science, social studies, religion, PE, music, library
  • Faith-based community- students learn about God, prayers, attend mass, and are part of a community of respect
  • Structured environment
  • Before and after school care available
  • Kindergarten readiness
  • Loving community
  • Buddy classes with older students as mentors

Meet Our Teachers


Mrs. Peggy White- PreKindergarten Teacher

  • Mrs. White came to St. Matthew in 2017 and taught 4th grade. Although it was a great experience, she is happy to be with Pre-K. She loves teaching and watching how much these little people learn and grow in their first few years of school!
  • Bachelors and Masters in Education/Early Childhood from the University of Nebraska in Omaha. She has taught for over 20 years!
  • She has two children: Jami is a 3rd grade teacher and Derek owns a Lawn Care business. I have 5 grandchildren: Brayden, Cameron, Carter, Mckenna, and Harrison. They are a joy in my life!
  • I have been married to my husband Rick for 42 years. He is a retired State Patrolman. He is retired but currently co-owns a lawn care service with my son.
  • She enjoys time with family and friends, movies, cats (especially my Missy!), and oldies music!

Mrs. Kelly Songcuan- PreKindergarten Teacher

  • Started at St. Matthew in 2015. 
  • Previously taught 4th grade here, years ago. 
  • Has been in education for nearly 30 years!
  • Has a BA in Education with a minor in Special Ed. 
  • She LOVES to work with younger children.
  • She has two kids: Ashley and Ryan, who both attended St. Matthew's and have graduated from College.
  • My husband, Butch, is retired from the military and is a contractor at Offutt, AFB.