Phone: 217.362.3300


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Sarah Knuppel

Pershing Early Learning Center is an educational environment designed to meet the needs of our youngest learners and their families. We encourage learning for the child through experiences, and providing students with literacy-rich environment. By working together with parents, we are able to provide many DPS children with a successful preschool experience which meets their needs and prepares them for kindergarten. 
At Pershing, we put kids FIRST!

Families involved

Independence developed

Ready for kindergarten

Social emotional focus

Teach through play