Welcome to the Edna C. Stevens
Early Learning Program
"Nurturing Curiosity and Fostering Independence"
Our program is proud to have earned NAEYC accreditation-the mark of quality for early childhood education programs.
Are you interested in having your child enrolled in our Early Learning Program?
Here are some things you should know:
The ECS Early Learning Program is an inclusive preschool program with many diverse learners enrolled, including children with special needs. This program provides a language-rich environment in which independence and curiosity are fostered. The program uses the Connecticut Early Learning and Development Standards (ELDS) as the foundation of its developmentally appropriate curriculum.
For more information about the CT ELDS, please click on the image below:
What do I do if I have concerns about my child's development?
If you have concerns about your child's development, please contact the school to attend a Preschool screening by calling (860) 632-4866 or
What do I do if I want my child to be entered into the lottery for the preschool program at ECS?