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Full-Day Kindergarten

 

The Lolie Eccles Early Education Center full-day kindergarten features high-quality, small classroom academic instruction for eight hours a day and includes mission-based, anti-bias education. Additionally, we provide extended care and day camps for students and older children on days when the Salt Lake City School District is out of school.

 

The Classroom

  • Maximum student to teacher ratio is 1:10
  • Kindergarten teacher holds a current teaching certificate from the Utah State Department of Education with training in Early Childhood Education
  • Instruction occurs in a newly constructed and outfitted classroom in the lower level of the LEEEC
  • Utah State Common Core Standards and curriculum instruction includes language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, fine arts, health and physical education
  • Emphasis on following the mission of the YWCA: eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all
  • Classroom incorporates the use of instructional technology where appropriate

Prospective FamiliesThe Lolie Eccles Early Education Center (LEEEC) kindergarten features high-quality, small classroom academic instruction for eight hours a day and includes mission-based, anti-bias education. Additionally LEEEC provides extended care and Day Camp for students and older children on days when the Salt Lake City School District is out of school.

  • For children who are ready for kindergarten
  • School follows the Salt Lake City School District calendar
  • Instruction is Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Extended care is provided from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Day Camps are included in the kindergarten tuition
  • Day Camp will not be available on YWCA holidays: Labor Day, Thanksgiving, day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Break, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents Day and Memorial Day

Tuition and Fees (subject to change for 2017-2018)

  • $775 for YWCA members, $800 for non-members
  • $100 application fee
  • $500 annual books and supplies fee, due by the first day of school


Day Camps

 The kindergarten provides academic lessons on all regular school days, following the Salt Lake City District calendar. On days when school is closed, the YWCA provides Day Camp from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for children enrolled in our kindergarten, their siblings (up to age 12), and community children.

$45 per day per student

      Day Camp Registration 

Start-up funding for the kindergarten generously provided by Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah.


For the 2017-2018 academic year, fill out an application and mail or email it to Bree Murphy, Lolie Eccles Early Education Center, YWCA Utah, 344 E 300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, or bmurphy@ywca.com. For more information, call 801-537-5502.