Center Hours: 6:30AM – 6:00PM
Center Phone: 360–673–7081
Kalama Early Care and Education Center provides full day care for toddler and preschool children (1 – 5 years old). Kalama also provides Early Head Start services (1 – 3 years old) to eligible families. Curriculum at Kalama includes daily themes in math, science, literacy, arts, nature and physical activity. We offer a large variety of activities to meet all of the children’s needs, as well as USDA-approved meals and snacks.
For enrollment or eligibility information, please call 360-952-3466 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Quality and Accessibility
The early years are the most extraordinary period of growth and development in a child’s lifetime. Our ECE centers develop and nurture the relationship between early learning and K-12 so that all schools are ready for children and all children are ready for school. Our programs are strengthened through well-trained and dedicated professionals who provide individualized care based on each child’s needs.
524 N 1st St
Kalama, WA 98625
Rates & Enrollment
2019 – 2020 Early Care and Education Center Rates
Rates for care at the child care centers are at or below the average for the area. Child Care Subsidies are accepted.
Annual Registration Fees (Due Each September)
|Each Addt’l Child in same household||$50|
|Age Group||Daily Rate|
|Infant||*Must be enrolled in Early Head Start|
School Age Rates
|Before OR After School Only||$21.00 Daily|
|Before AND After School||$33.00 Daily|
|Full Day of Care on Non-School Days||$43.00 Daily|
School Age: Additional Fees for Early Release of Late Start
These fees apply when the district has issued a late start or early release due to unexpected events.
|Care provided on 2-hour early dismissal or late start days||$9.00|
|Care provided on 1-hour early dismissal or late start days||$4.50|
All rates are for fixed-day, contracted schedules.