The Colonial Early Education Program is committed to providing a safe and nurturing environment that celebrates each child’s learning potential, while developing his or her unique identity. The anticipated outcome of our program is to acquire the essential skills necessary to be successful in kindergarten and beyond.


  • State of Delaware/Department of Education certified staff 
  • Delaware Star Level 5 Program
  • FREE Early Childhood Assistance Program (ECAP) slots available on a limited basis, and based on income eligibility
  • Purchase of Care (POC) accepted
  • Delaware Office of Child Care Licensed (OCCL) Program
  • Developmentally appropriate curriculum focusing on language, social, academic, & motor skills
  • Low adult to child ratios
  • Small class sizes
  • Affordable rates for Typical Peers with full and part-time options
  • Nutritious daily snacks for all children
  • FREE breakfast, lunch, and snacks served for full day students
  • Before Care & After Care options for full day students
  • Parents as Teachers Playgroups & Family Nights
  • Colonial Readiness Team Community Engagement