Our Accredited Programs

Whistle Stop Station and By the Barnyard Gate Private Schools use a variety of accredited programs to help further your child’s learning experience at our school. We strive everyday to not only provide a fun experience for your child, but also provide them with a high-quality learning environment.

What Does Accreditation Mean To Parents?

Through these accreditation programs, WhistleStop has made the commitment to achieve the highest possible standards in your child’s life. This accreditation ensures that we are meeting and exceeding the high accreditation standards.

Which Programs are Being Used?

  • Fun Shine Express- Buttercups
  • Fun Shine Express- Fireflies
  • Fun Shine Express- Faith Lessons
  • McGraw Hill DLM Express

More About Our Programs


Fun Shine Express Buttercups- Ages 6-18 Months

Buttercups is a professionally designed infant/toddler curriculum. Every week, the program offers activities and materials to promote and enhance physical, intellectual, and social growth in four areas- Language, Physical, Cognitive, and Social-Emotional development.

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Fun Shine Express Fireflies- Ages 18 Months – 4 Years

Fireflies is a professionally designed monthly preschool curriculum. The program offers Alphabet and Language, Music and Movement, Hands-On Math and Science, Social activities along with different games. We believe children learn best through interacting with their environment and we strive to present activities with that in mind.

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faith lessons2- 120x94Fun Shine Express Faith Lessons- Ages 2-5 Years

Whistle Stop Station and By the Barnyard Gate is a Non-Denominational school. We believe the Bible to be the inspired word of God. Each year we offer 12 key Bible stories. Each monthly story is organized into five faith lessons with the story told using full color, detailed displays.

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DLM-ExpressMcGraw DLM Early Childhood Express- 4-5 Years

Early Childhood Express teaches essential concepts in Reading, Math and other core subjects through a comprehensive learning system that prepares them for a lifetime of learning.

Learn More About the DLM Early Childhood Express Here