Summer Program

ECC is a private preschool that offers a developmentally appropriate, child-centered program for children ages two through five years old. Children are placed in small groups to provide opportunities for play-based learning and social skill development. 

Children ages two-years-old to five-years-old are invited to attend. (Two-year-old children must be two before the session begins)

Hours are 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (Flexible pick-up at 12:30 for two-year-olds)


Daily Program

Summer Themes
Arts and Crafts
Water, Sprinklers, Sandbox Play
Bubbles, Bubbles, Bubbles
Multiple Sensory Experiences
Singing, Dancing & Instruments Galore
Extended Play Opportunities


Each Child Needs to Wear:

A Bathing Suit
Sunscreen and Bug Repellent

Water Shoes


Each Child Needs to Bring:

A Change of Clothes
A Towel
A Lunch with a Drink
A Water Bottle

Schedule for 2020 Summer Sessions:
  • Session I: Monday, June 15 – Friday, June 26

  • Session II: Monday, June 29 – Friday, July 10

  • Session III: Monday, July 13 – Friday, July 24 

Information About our Summer Program Classes:
  • Each class will have an experienced teacher and assistant

  • Group size will be no greater than 16 children, and will be based on enrollment interest. It is possible that it will be a mixed-age group, also depending on enrollment.

  • Staff includes ECC staff, former camp staff, college student assistants, and high school volunteers

  • Adult-child ratios are low

  • ECC follows Maryland State guidelines for fingerprinting & background checks for all staff

  • ECC reserves the right to combine or cancel classes due to low enrollment


Summer Tuition: Session I, II, and III
  • Option A. Two Days (Tuesday, Thursday): $225/session

  • Option B. Three Days (Monday, Wednesday, Friday): $300/session

  • Option C. Five Days (Monday - Friday): $430/session


Important Registration Information

PLEASE CONSIDER YOUR VACATION PLANS BEFORE SIGNING UP FOR SESSIONS. PAYMENTS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.  Each child who is not enrolled in ECC for the 2019-2020 or the 2020-2021 school year will be charged a $65 Registration Fee for the summer program.  

1. Please fill out and sign a registration form for each session indicating option choice for each session.

2. Due at the time of Registration:

  • Payment for the first session your child will attend

  • $25 non refundable deposit for each additional session

  • $65 non-refundable Registration Fee for each child attending who is not enrolled at ECC for the 2019-2020 or 2020-2021 school year.  

3. If you are attending more than one session, final summer payment for the remaining session:

If you are attending Session I and II the second session will be due on June 1, 2020

If you are attending Session I and/or Session II and Session III the third session, will be due on June 15, 2020

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