Early Learning Center

Early Learning Center


Early Learning Center
Children have the opportunity to engage in activities that are designed to stimulate curiosity and intellect, challenge and develop individual skills, activate developing minds and build Christian character. Activities are teacher directed, students receive a nutritious snack and homework help is available upon request. The Early Learning Center (ELC) is open to 3 year-olds who are potty trained up to 5th graders. Operating hours are 7:30am-6pm, Monday through Friday. The ELC is based on a first-come-first-served basis when enrolling. Due to high demand, students may only enroll in the ELC on the days they attend class. 

Riverside’s Preschool-Kindergarten (PS-K) Program is a licensed child care program available to families who are currently enrolling in Preschool – Kindergarten; AM or PM 1/2 day programs, subject to availability. Every effort will be made to accommodate your preferred placement in AM or PM, however, it is not guaranteed.

Riverside’s School Age Program: 1st-5th grades
The School Age Program is available to families who are currently enrolling in 1st-5th Grades. Students will be signed out of ELC at 7:45am before school, if applicable, and signed in at 3pm after school, if applicable.

Director: Mrs. Kristie Kuhlmann
Phone number after school hours: (509) 965-2602 extension 201

FAQs:


What is the hourly rate for my child to attend the ELC?


Full Time: (Four or more hours per day five days a week)
1st child: $5 per hour (A partial hour will be charged as an additional hour).
Additional children: $4 per hour (A partial hour will be charged as an additional hour).
*Charges billed by the 15-minute intervals after 1st-hour minimum is met
*Maximum charge per day $35 per child.

What is the drop-in rate?

$5.75 per hour (space permitting) (1-hour minimum charge)
Additional children: $4.75 per hour (A partial hour will be charged as an additional hour).
*Charges billed by the 15-minute intervals after 1st-hour minimum is met
*Maximum charge per day $35 per child

What activities take place at ELC?

Teachers will direct group activities, students will receive a nutritious snack, and homework help is provided upon request.

How does drop off and pick up work with ELC?

Parents must park and bring their children into the ELC room. Students will be checked in and checked out with a parent signature.

How do I register my child for ELC?

After Riverside Enrollment is complete, students are eligible to register for the Early Learning Center subject to availability.

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