EC3 charges tuition to families whose children attend, in addition to a one-time application fee for each child. Tuition is billed and must be paid in advance.

EC3 accepts applications from families receiving state or federal government assistance. EC3 is a Early Head Start partner.

Tuition rates shown here are weekly amounts and are subject to regular review and revision by EC3's Board of Directors.

Program type Minimum age Maximum age State ratio EC3 Ratio Weekly Rate
Infant 1 mo. 1.5 yr. 1:4 1:4 $276
Toddler 1 yr. 3 yr. 1:4 1:4 $276
Preschool 3 yr. 4 yr. 1:10 1:8 $234
Multi-age preschool 3 yr. 5 yr. 1:10 1:9 $234
Pre-Kindergarten 4 yr. 5 yr. 1:12 1:9 $234
Summer Camp 6 yr. 10 yr. 1:24 1:15 $200

We miss EC3 and the high level of professionalism we took for granted as "the norm," when actually it was so far beyond.

Brian & Kasey Anderson, after moving away from the Lansing area
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