1942 W. Memorial Blvd.
Lakeland, FL 33815

Main Office:

Office: +1 863 686 8753
Fax: +1 863 686 1938
Email Us for General info:pathway1942@aol.com

Jean Director picture

Administrative Director of Pathway:
Jean Garthwaite
Email: director

Dolores Assistant Director

Assistant Administrative Director :
Delores Nelson
Email: asst director

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday
6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Holidays & Days

We’re Closed

New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
Good Friday
4th of July
Labor Day
Thanksgiving and the Day After
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

There will be no discount for holidays. Weekly daycare will be the full amount

In the event of a hurricane, please call us at 863-686-8753 and listen to the message to know if we are open or closed.


Infants (6 weeks) – VPK

“A Ministry of the Trinity Life Church of God

Welcome to Pathway of Lakeland!


Thank you for your interest in our Preschool.  We realize whom you trust with your child’s education and care is an important decision.

We are glad that you are considering us. Pathway provides care for children 6 weeks olds up to four years old.

Pathway of Lakeland operates as a community preschool and is a ministry of Trinity Life Church of God.  Our teachers plan an interesting year of creative activities appropriate to the child’s age to help them develop and grow.

We provide academic excellence in a loving Christian environment.  Pathway strives to assist our children to reach their God-given potential spiritually, mentally, and physically.

“Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” Proverbs 22:6

We sincerely look forward to serving you and your family.


  1. Parents complete enrollment package information.
  2. Original Immunization and Physical Records for the child needs to be up to date and submitted with paperwork.
  3. Need copy of State issued Birth Certificate and two proofs of residency.
  4. Registration fee needs to be paid.
  5. Tuition fees are due before child attends


Pathway Christian Learning Center uses the WEE Learn Curriculum. The curriculum is developed around themes that provide opportunities for children to learn about God’s world and how to live in it.


Pathway offers the VPK Program August through June. This program prepares each child for Kindergarten by following the Florida Standards and incorporating Math Readiness, Phonics and Reading Skills Development.



Payments are due the Friday prior to the week of care, at the latest Monday by
9 a.m. A late fee of $10.00 will be added to your account on Tuesday morning.  Your child will not be allowed to attend till your balance is paid.

Children must be here by 9:00 a.m. in order to stay for the day.  Children may not be left after 6:00 p.m.  Late pick ups will result in a $1.00 per minute late fee.


Annual, non-refundable Registration Fee is $40.00

Our annual, non-refundable supply fees are as follows:

Infants                     $50.oo
Toddlers                  $50.00
Two Years               $80.00
Three Years            $80.00

VPK Wrap Care      $80.00

Our weekly full-time tuition fees are as follows:

Infants                        $170.00
Toddlers                     $150.00
Two Years                  $140.00
Three Years               $120.00
VPK Wrap Care.        $ 80.00

We Accept School

Readiness Vouchers