Hope Preschool

At Hope Community Preschool, we believe that it is our role as educators to inspire young minds for learning, as well as surround young people with love and faith lessons. We look forward to meeting the families and children of Frederick County and surrounding areas that provides them with a strong foundation of learning.


If you would like more information about our preschool offerings, please contact the Director, Kathy Petrill at 301.662.1303 or kathy.petrill@hopemtcarmel.org. We are available to provide you with a tour of our preschool, share details about our program and answer any questions you may have.


We offer:

  • A beautiful, modern facility

  • Key fob entry

  • Security System

  • Caring, Christian Environment

  • Outdoor play facilities

  • 2's, 3's, & 4's/KPrep classes

  • Lunch Bunch & "Let's Play" Fitness Classes

  • Professional Educators

  • MSDE Licensing 


"At Hope Community Preschool, we believe that our role as educators is not only to inspire young minds for learning but to also surround young people with love and faith lessons so that when they are ready to make their mark,

it will be beautiful."

Contact Us:

HOPE at Mount Carmel:  301-662-1303

HOPE at New Market:  301-865-3530  


 Welcome to HOPE Community Preschool, an outreach of Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church