Early Education Center


Early Education Center



The Early Education Center is First Presbyterian Church's answer to providing quality early education and childcare to the Fort Worth community.  Our state licensed child care program is accredited by the National Academy for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). We offer a Day School program for children 18 months old through Pre-K and a Full Time Care program for children 6 weeks old through Pre-K.

Our excellent staff are degreed professional educators passionate about teaching and caring for your children, striving to provide enrichment and educational preparedness for their futures. 

EEC Program Staff

Director: Mindy Samples  | | 817.335.1231, ext. 256
Assistant Director: Alyssa Martin  |  |  817.335.1231, ext. 254

EEC Extended Care

Extended Care is open on a monthly, space available basis to children 18 months - 5 years old that are enrolled in the Early Education Center or are FPC church members. Sign up here, making sure to click on the tab for your child's age.

EEC Day School

Students: 18 Months (by September 1) - 5 Year Olds
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 
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Full Time Childcare

Students: 6 Week Olds* - 5 Year Olds
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

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Summer Fun Camps 

Dates: June 17-21 and July 22-26, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Ages: Age 3 (by 9-1-19) - completed kindergarten
Cost: $115 per week
$35 per week for Before Care (8-9 a.m.)
$70 per week for After Care (12-3 p.m.)

Summer Fun I: The Great Outdoors (June 17-21)
Join us as we set up camp and spend a week exploring the great outdoors! While on our camping adventure we’ll discover animal habitats, study the night sky, and of course whip up some tasty campfire treats! Each day will bring something different as we explore, create, and learn together!

Summer Fun II: Ocean Adventures (July 22-26)
Take a dive into the deep blue sea with us! This week we will learn all about the importance of our oceans, as they cover about 70 percent of the Earth's surface! Mermaids, shells, fish, reefs, water, whales and did we mention SHARKS abound as we explore life under the sea through nature and craft projects, storytelling, food, and science!

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Prohibited Items On Premises

Due to regulations that apply to licensed child-care centers, firearms, hunting knives, and other weapons are prohibited on the premises of the child-care center (see Minimum Standards for Child-Care Centers, TX DFPS Licensing Division, section 746.3707).