CREATIVE EXPERIENCES AND CREATIVE EXPRESSION

Art is an Important Curricular Component

Playing Together

Building Blocks and Building Friendships

Outside Play

Swinging with Friends – Joyful

Field Trips and Experience Based Learning

Exploring Autumn with A Visit to the Pumpkin Patch

College Student Involvement

Shaping the next generation of teachers and parents

ECDC will continue with it’s current COVID-19 policies and procedures, including adjusted hours of 7:45am – 5:15pm, through the 2021 summer program. Click on the link above for more information.

 

 

ECDC Has Enrollment Openings

2021-22 SCHOOL YEAR – ECDC is now enrolling children ages 3 through 5 years for our 2021-22 school year program. We offer both part time and full time openings.   If you have questions, please contact Kari at 574-631-3344 or kalford@saintmarys.edu.  School year registration forms can be emailed to Kari or submitted to either ECDC location.

 

 

We Are Hiring

ECDC is hiring teachers! If you or someone you know has experience working with children, please contact Kari at kalford@saintmarys.edu or 574-631-3344. More information about Co-Lead Teacher and Associate/Assistant Teacher positions can be found on our Employment page.

ECDC is also looking for college students interested in a full time summer job June 1 through August 6, 2021. There is an opportunity to work earlier in May and/or to continue working part time in the fall as well. For more information, click here.

 

 

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