Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the school hours?

A: The school day is 9:30-1:30.  The number of days children attend varies depending on their age group, but we are here Monday – Friday!

Q: What is the tuition?

A: Please see registration packet for tuition information.

Q: Are there scholarships available?

A: Yes!  Please contact the ECEC Director to get more information on scholarship opportunities.  Also, please note that children aged 4 and up are eligible for the ALEF Fund (

Q: What are your teacher to student ratios?

A:  It is part of our philosophy to offer low teacher to student ratios. We keep our class sizes small so that we are able to give children the attention they need during this crucial time of development.

Q: My family’s religious beliefs may not be the same as others. Will we feel comfortable at the ECEC?

A: Yes!  We are an inclusive community and welcome all that would like to be a part of it!

Q: My child has special learning needs, can you accommodate him?

A: Yes!  We strive to offer an environment where every child is welcome and set up for success.  Our Bright Beginnings program is specifically designed for children that learn differently.  We work closely with therapists and specialists and take our role as teammates very seriously.  

Q: Do you offer a Summer Program?

A: Yes!  We offer an 8-week summer camp, with weekly themes!  Children can register by the session or by the week!

Q: Do you provide snacks and lunches?

A:  Snacks and lunches are not provided by the school.  Children are asked to bring in a snack and a dairy lunch daily.  We do offer an optional pizza day on Wednesdays.

Q: Are you accredited?

A:  YES!  The  ECEC is accredited through Advanc-ED formally known as SACS (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council)