The Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP) is a state-funded, comprehensive, "whole child" preschool program for 3- and 4-year-olds.
ECEAP is now enrolling. Classes are held in-person. Enroll Now in ECEAP Preschool!
Children who participate in ECEAP experience amazing benefits.
Centralia College ECEAP serves children and families in centers across Lewis County.
These centers provide free preschool for families who qualify through ECEAP.
Centralia College ECEAP programs provide comprehensive, individualized preschool education, health education, and family support to promote family engagement and school readiness.
ECEAP works in partnership with parents, the community, and state and federal agencies.
Centralia College's ECEAP preschool program serves children who have turned 3 years old by Aug. 31. Priority is given to 4 year olds.
ECEAP is open to families at or below 36 percent of the state median income.
Note: ECEAP can accept families above the poverty guidelines with special circumstances. Call the ECEAP office at 360-623-8950 for more information.
The Centralia College ECEAP program serves children and families in seven locations across Lewis County. Note: Sites and classes may differ from below due to COVID-19. Call 360-623-8950 for the most updated information.
|Location||Address||Class Days & Times|
|Centralia College - Pear Street Early Learning Center||910 W. Pear St., Centralia||
7:45 a.m.- 3 p.m. Monday-Thursday
8:45 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday
|Centralia College - Annex||412 S. Oak St.||
7:45 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Thursday
|Centralia College - Child Development Center - Childcare/Early ECEAP/ECEAP||412 Oak St., Centralia||
7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
|Boistfort School District||983 Boistfort Rd., Curtis||
8 a.m.-12 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday
|Onalaska School District||540 Carlisle Ave., Onalaska||
8:15-11:15 a.m. and 12:15-3:15 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
|Winlock School District||405 NW Benton Ave., Winlock||
8-11:15 a.m. and 12-3:15 p.m. Tuesday-Friday
|White Pass||127 Kindle Rd., Randle||
7:45 a.m.- 2:50 p.m. Monday-Thursday
|Morton||400 W. Main St., Morton||
Full Day Model: 8 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday AND 8 a.m.-1:25 p.m. Wednesday
Part-Day Model: AM Class - 8-11:45 a.m.; PM Class - 11:15 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
A variety of involvement activities are available to parents. These include:
• Classroom Volunteer
• Parent Policy Council
• Kindergarten Transition Committee
• Health Advisory Committee
• Child Advocacy
• Parent Education
• Family Night
There are two ways to enroll your child in ECEAP preschool.
You can submit enrollment forms via email or submit your information online.
Early Learning Programs Administrative Office
409 S. Oak St.
Centralia, WA 98531
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Weekdays (except holidays)
360-623-8735 (en espanol)