The Early Childhood Center offers full and part-time educational services for children 33 months to 6 years.

There are two educational models:

  • Montessori Program
    The St. Catherine University Montessori Program is based on the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori and uses her method and materials with the idea that education should be an aid to life. Children develop independence through choice of purposeful work. The teacher gives individual presentations guided by the interests and development of the child, providing the dynamic link between the child and the carefully prepared environment. Learn moreĀ»
  • Early Learning Program
    The Early Learning Program is an educational program for children 33 months to 5 years of age. Children experience group learning joyfully. They make new discoveries through self-directed activities and small group explorations about themes that have been carefully developed by the teaching staff. The various learning centers of Math, Science, Language, Socialization and Play are integrated into the theme work. Learn moreĀ»

The Early Childhood Center also offers a summer program.