The J’s Early Childhood School is more than a preschool. Our Reggio Emilia-inspired program has full-day and part-day options for infants to kindergarten that prepare children for kindergarten and beyond.
The J’s Early Childhood School welcomes everyone. When your child attends ECS, your whole family becomes part of our community.
220208 ECS commercial jan2022Enrollment for the Fall of 2022 at the J’s Early Childhood School, a preschool located in Mercer Island, Wash., is now open! The J's ECS is more than a preschool. Our Reggio Emilia-inspired program welcomes everyone. When your child attends ECS, your whole family becomes part of our community. We have age-based programs for ages 3 months through Kindergarten.
Joy, learning, and celebrating together are core SJCC values that underlie all ECS programming. At ECS, you’ll find:
- Jewish values combined with leading early childhood development theories to create an environment where children become compassionate, curious, and confident learners.
- Innovative learning experiences that help build a strong foundation in language, math, and early literacy
- Support for the “whole child,” including emotional, social, cognitive, and physical development
- Low child-to-teacher ratios and class size
- Beautiful, open classrooms filled with high-quality, open-ended, natural materials
- Outdoor spaces to explore
- Music, swimming, library, and little gym
- The SJCC Early Childhood School is a place for all. Everyone is welcome. You do not have to be Jewish to join ECS.
- Learn more about all our age-based classrooms (ages 3 months to 6), including kindergarten (ages 5-6)
- Here is a look at our school year: 2021-22 ECS Calendar in PDF