• 2019-2020 School Year Early Childhood Education Program

    The Early Childhood Education (ECE) Program offers six weekly options. We staff each classroom with two teachers; parents and university practicum students often work in the classrooms as well. Class size increases with each age group.  R-resident of Clayton School District, NR-non-residents.

    Classes on Gay Avenue Campus

    Two-morning class
    T/Th 9:00-11:30 am

    10-12 children

    15-27 months old

    $2296/year tuition-R
    $2691/year tuition-NR

    Three-morning class
    M/W/F 9:00-11:45 a.m.

    14-15 children

    24-35 months old

    $3410/year tuition-R
    $3996/year tuition-NR

    Four-morning with optional second semester extended day 
    M/T/W/Th 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

    T/Th 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. (optional second semester)

    16-18 children

    36-60 months old

    $4473/year tuition-R
    $5031/year tuition-NR

    (one time additional payment)


    Five full day class
    M-F 8:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

    18 children

    36-60 months old
    (Ages 3-5)

    $10139/year tuition-R
    $11376/year tuition-NR

    Classes at Clayton High School Campus

    Five-morning class with Two Extended Days
    8:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m. M/W/F
    8:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. T/Th


    18 children

    36-60 months old

    $6910/year tuition-R
    $7758/year tuition-NR

    Optional T/Th until 3:15 for CHS classes.

    10 children

    36-60 months old

    ($600 deposit due at registration - balance  due August 1.)


    Before school program on Gay Avenue campus only
    7:30-8:45 a.m./9:00 a.m. (all classes)

    After school program available for the five full day classes only 
    3:15-5:30 p.m. (five full day only)


    min. enrollment per campus 3 children


    all classes

    Tuition based on hours per month

    Click here to view a printable version of the program overview.
    Click here to view a printable version of the enrollment application.
    For more information, or to arrange a visit, call the Family Center at (314) 854-6900.
Last Modified on April 18, 2019