ECFE Course Schedule SY 2016-2017
 
Date Topic
Sept. 20 & 22 Overview of Topics
Sept. 27 & 29 Stages of Parenting
Oct. 4 &6 Balancing Parent-Child Needs
Oct. 11 & 13 Importance of Parent-Child Relationships
Oct. 18 & (20th NO Class) Attachment & Autonomy
Oct. 25 & 27 Observation-Relationship Skills
Nov.  1 & 3 Sensitivity & Response-Relationship Skills
Nov. 8 & (10th NO Class-Conf.) Reciprocity-Relationship Skills
Nov. 15 & (17th NO Class-Conf.) Pace-Relationship Skills
Nov. 22 & 24 Temperament-Relationship Skills
Nov. 29 & Dec. 1 Physical Care-Nurturing
Dec. 6 & 8 Affirmation & Affection-Nurturing
Dec. 13 & 15 Empathy & Respect-Nurturing
Dec. 20 & 22 Violence & Safety- Societal/Global Forces
Dec. 23- Jan 2 Winter Break No ECFE Activities!!! J
 
 
Jan. 3 & 5 Modeling-Guidance
Jan. 10 & 12 Monitoring & Management-Guidance
Jan. 17 & 19 Structure -Guidance
Jan. 24 & 26 Developmental Expectations
Jan. 31 & Feb. 2 Persistence- Learning
Feb. 7 & (9th NO Class- Conf.) Family Communication
Feb. 14 & (16th NO Class- Conf.) Family Relationships- Spouses
Feb. 21 & 23 Balancing Work & Family
Feb. 28 & Mar. 2 Daily Family Time
Mar. 7 & 9 Emergent Reading & Writing
Mar. 14 & 16 Math-Cognitive Development
Mar. 21 & 23 Science-Cognitive Development
Mar. 28 & 30 Physical & Motor Development
Apr. 4 & 6 Curiosity-Learning
Apr. 11 & 13 Self-Awareness & Regulation
Apr. 18 & 20 Environmental Impacts
Apr. 25 & 27 Media & Your Child
May 2 & 4 Family Wellness
May 9 & 11 Parental Involvement-School Success
May 16 & 18 Promoting Acceptance in Children
May 23 End of the year party 5:30-7 pm!


Kingsland ECFE is open to all families and their children from birth to age five (not currently enrolled in Kindergarten).  ECFE programming follows the school calendar.  If there is an early out or if school is canceled, ECFE will be canceled as well.  

Weekly Class Offerings:
Tuesday Night ECFE Class: 4:15-5:45 
pm  or Thursdays 6:00-7:30 pm
Tuition is due twice a year- 1st and 2nd semester.


Sliding fee scale:
Fees are collected at the beginning of each semester (twice per school year) based on annual income.  This is only a suggestion--please pay what you are comfortable contributing.  Payment is confidential and no family will be turned away because they are unable to pay. 

Fee per family per semester

$70,000 - Above         $80
$60,000 - 69,999       $70
$50,000 - 59,999       $60
$40,000 - 49,999       $50
$30,000 - 39,999       $40
$20,000 - 29,999       $30
$10,000 - 19,999        $20
$9,999 and below       $10

Free Weekly Class Offerings:

Wednesday Courtyard Exploration: Birth-Five, 10:45-11:45 am: Kingsland Elementary Courtyard
Come explore outdoors with your child, rain or shine!  Experience nature up close through art, story walks, and free play, snack will be provided.  In case of inclement weather, or temperatures below zero, nature exploration will be held indoors.  Enter through the main elementary office and the second Pre-K door.  No registration required.  
Fall Session: September 14-November 16 
Spring Session: March 22-May 17 


Tuesday Family Drop-in Open Gym: Birth-Five, 3:15-4:15 pm
Come burn off some energy with your child(ren) ages birth-five (older siblings welcome) in Kingsland’s Café.  Open-ended large motor activities are encouraged through climbing, running, and playing with peers.  Please park in the Event Parking Lot and use the ‘Bell Door’ entrance on the East side of the building.  No registration required. 

Kingsland ECFE Parent Advisory Council
Are you interested in getting more involved with Kingsland ECFE?  Kingsland ECFE Parent Advisory Council is looking for parents of children ages 0-5 to help strengthen our ECFE community.  The advisory council plans events and fundraisers and provides feedback for programming.  The advisory council will meet during the school year. Please contact Angela Waters if you are interested. 


Please feel free to contact Angela Waters, ECFE Coordinator and Parent Educator with questions at or (507)346-7276 x 4102.