The Gingerbread Cottage Preschool

Where learning for the future begins
Celebrating 40 Years of Service to the Community!

Location Info

6930 Cold Harbor Road
Mechanicsville, VA 23111
804-569-6110

gingerbreadcottage.mech@gmail.com

Half Day Preschool Program
Ages: 3 - 5 Years Old
9:00AM - 12:00PM
September - May

  • 3 year olds
    3 days / week
  • 4/5 year olds
    3 or 4 days / week

Additional Fun / Enrichment Programs:

  • Cottage Kids Club
    3, 4, and 5 year olds
  • Summer Fun Camp
    3, 4, and 5 year olds

Mechanicsville

We still have a few open spaces for our 2018-2019 school year:

3 or 4 day; Three and Four Year Old classes

Please contact us via email/phone if you are interested in a spot for next year.  We look forward to another great school year starting in September!  



Mechanicsville Employees

Kim Stanley - Site Director

Kim Stanley has been working at Gingerbread Cottage Preschool since 2003. She graduated from Longwood University with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education and taught in Hanover County Public Schools for 4 years. She and her husband Tim have two children. Kim was a stay at home mom for 10 years before coming to GBC as a parent when her oldest daughter enrolled in GBC. When her youngest daughter entered preschool, Kim started as a substitute teacher for GBC. This led to her becoming a teacher, administrative assistant, and then assistant director; Kim has been in her current position as Site Director since 2006.

Jennifer Doran - Administrative Staff

Jennifer Doran joined the Gingerbread Cottage staff as the Administrative Assistant in 2010. Before coming to GBC, she was a stay at home mom for 7 years. Jennifer and her husband Jamey have two children who both attended GBC Preschool before moving on to Hanover County Public Schools.