The first step in startin a preschool is to make sure that you really enjoy bein around children because this is going to be a full time job once it starts! The second step n starting a preschool is to contact your state and figure out what kind of liscences you will need to obtain. The third step in starting a preschool is to figure out how many children you are able to handle, and to see if you need to hire extra teachers to help you out. The fourth step in starting a preschool is to get liability insurance. The fifth step in starting a preschool is to set up an annual budget for yourself because materials can get expensive. The sixth step is to purchase the materials needed for your school, and finally open it.