Center hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Preschool formal classroom portion of the day is from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

CSOS/EEC provides preschool and childcare services for 2, 3, & 4 year-olds.

Each child must be completely toilet trained and able to express themselves well enough to make their basic needs known.

Childcare services will not be available on the following days:

  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving (Thursday & Friday)
  • Christmas Holidays (December 24th – January 2nd)
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day

Credit will be given when the childcare is closed due to inclement weather. Childcare/preschool may be open even if Christian Schools of Springfield is closed. If the childcare is closed, the news media are to list “Christian Schools of Springfield.” Childcare – The center will attempt to notify each family by phone as early as possible if the center is closed due to weather. The center rarely closes due to weather because we know parents have to go to work.

All preschool children must be accompanied by a parent or authorized adult into the building. Children are to be left in the care of an authorized childcare worker. Please do not leave children unattended. The sign-in/sign-out sheet must be signed and the time recorded daily.

When  picking up your child, please remember that children will only be released to an authorized adult. Adults need to be prepared to present ID upon request. If someone who is not on your child’s authorization list is picking up your child, written or verbal authorization must be given to your child’s teacher or the office.

All needed supplies will be provided by the center through a designated fee.

Each child will need a complete change of clothing to be left at school. Please label all articles of clothing, including coats.

A small baby blanket, a small pillow, and a soft doll or stuffed animal may be brought in a bag for nap time. These items need to be taken home to be washed weekly. A Kindermat must be provided by the home. Please label.