How old does my child have to be to enroll?

Children who are 3 or 4 years old by October 1 can enroll in our preschool.

How soon should I submit an application?

Applications for preschool can be submitted all year. Enrollment is based on availability.

Can I visit ECE Maddox?

We host monthly family nights. We also offer program tours. If you are interested in attending a tour please contact us: 303-781-7585 or email: susan.calhoun@engschools.net

What are the qualifications of staff?

Most of our teachers have BA degrees and many have MA degrees. All of our faculty receive ongoing training through on-site coaching, monthly inservice training, workshops, and conferences.

Are you open in the summer?

Yes, we offer a summer program for currently enrolled students. Contact us for more information. 

What are your closure days?

We are closed for all major holidays, parent/teacher conferences,  and for in-service trainings. Please see school calendar for specific closure  and holiday dates. 

Do children have to be potty trained?

No. Children do not have to be potty trained to enroll in our program. We will support your child in the process of potty training. 

What will my child learn? 

  • School readiness skills such as social emotional skills,  thinking skills, listening to stories, recognizing name, counting, and early reading and writing skills
  • Social/Emotional skills such as identifying feelings, learning how to make friends, and learning how to take turns and share
  • Independence through activities such as, dressing for recess and taking care of personal belongings
  • Learning new words and how to use language to express their ideas, wants, and needs
  • Thinking skills such as problem-solving and focusing on activities