Grace Place Preschool


Finding the BEST preschool takes work!

If you want a safe, secure environment with a qualified, loving staff, great facilities and play areas with a good balance between developmental and academic curriculum, centered around God’s Word, then you can stop searching! The Grace Place Preschool will help you provide the best possible preschool experience for your child!

The Grace Place Preschool has been in operation since 1981. We are licensed by ACSI (Association of Christian Schools International) and provide safe, quality care with developmentally appropriate instruction for children 2 through 4 years old. We participate in the state of Florida’s Voluntary Prekindergarten and school readiness programs.

Our preschool program is designed to minister to the whole child by helping to develop a solid foundation in the areas of moral and spiritual development, social skills, cognitive and physical development and school readiness. Our curriculum includes biblical applications for the young child as well as academics that include phonics, writing and numbers. It is our goal that with these concepts in hand, your child will confidently enter Kindergarten more than well prepared For Financial Information, contact ashleyaills@thegraceplace.com.


Ashley Aills
Ashley Aills

Ashley Aills came to The Grace Place from Chicago where she earned a degree in Elementary Education and worked as a lead Preschool teacher in a Christian school for several years.  Ashley has a deep love for children and has served in children’s ministries since she was a teenager.  Noted for her engaging activities and ability to communicate well with both children and parents, Ashley knows she is called by God to work with children in their early years. She is a strong believer in developing Early Childhood literacy skills and helping children reach their full potential.  While dating her husband Nathan, Ashley visited The Grace Place. She fell in love with Florida, its people, and the church community. Ashley married Nathan Aills in 2014, moved with him to Florida a year later, and began working as a teacher at Grace Place Preschool. She loves Florida, and believes God has called her to serve others in her current capacity as Director of Preschool and Aftercare.  In addition, Ashley is faithful to serve on the weekends as part of the church’s Tech Team.  She and Nathan are proud parents of a beautiful daughter, Aubrey Elizabeth, who is their miracle from God!