Early Childhood Education


Early Childhood Education

The Nampa Christian Schools Early Childhood Education is a preschool that also offers daycare services to infants as young as 6 weeks old. The ECE is the only IdahoSTARS Step 4 facility in Canyon County. Preschool classes run through 4 years of age. Students entering the ECE are a maximum of 3 years old on September 1st of the current school year. The facility and staff provide quality instruction, care, and nurturing between the hours of 7 AM and 6 PM with year-round options.

Preschool Teaching

Highly qualified teachers with a CDA or higher lead class and play time for 2-year-olds and 3-year-olds that emphasizes social and emotional development through role-playing, games, and interaction with other children. Circle time and various centers stimulate language and cognitive development through the use of stories, songs and a variety of activities that include sorting, alphabet, and number identification. Biblical truths are integrated throughout the day and are learned through Bible stories and songs. Our teachers also complete a minimum of 15 hours of continuing education every year.



Financial Information



Application Fee: $50 (payable at time of application submission)


Tuition for 2019 - 2020


2 Days

3 Days

4 Days

5 Days


6 weeks - 12 months

$395 $495 $595 $695

13 months - 24 months

$385 $485 $585 $685
2-Year-Old Full Day Preschool


$375 $475 $575 $675
2-Year-Old Half Day Preschool

8:30 - 11:30 AM on T/Th or M/W/F

$150 $205 Contact
3-Year-Old Full Day Preschool


$365 $465 $565 $665
3-Year-Old Half Day Preschool

8:30 - 11:30 AM on T/Th or M/W/F

$145 $200 Contact


Annual Fees

Annual Registration: $75 (per student)
Building & Maintenance: $50 (per family)

Participation Fees

Pre-Arranged Drop-In Fee: $50 per day



Application Process

  1. Schedule a tour with our ECE director by calling (208) 475-1729 or ece@nampachristianschools.com or fill out the inquiry form below. 
  2. Complete the ECE Online Application.
  3. Submit the $125 application and registration fee. Online payments can be made here.
  4. Review the ECE Handbook.
  5. Call the Early Childhood Education office at (208) 475-1729 or ece@nampachristianschools.com to set up entrance appointment with the director. Please bring these items along with payment to appointment:
    1. Birth Certificate: Please include a certified copy from the state in which the student was born. Other means of identification may be: Passport, Visa, or other government documentation.
    2. Immunization Record: Idaho State law requires all immunization records be “up to date” and on file prior to attending school. An immunization opt-out form is available upon request.
    3. Statement of Faith 
    4. Help Us Know Your Child Form

Inquire Today

Inquire Now:

* Parent Name
* Child's Name(s):
* Age(s):
* Phone Number:

* Email Address:

Contact Us (208) 475-1729

Shannon Asselin
Shannon Asselin
Early Childhood Education Director