Children’s Education Ctr

Children’s Education Center

Children’s Education Center (CEC) at Christ Church Methodist

One School, Two Great Programs


Providing a nurturing foundation for children to be life-long learners.

The Children’s Education Center offers your child:

FELLOWSHIP connection with Christ Church. Our classroom experiences are consistent with a Christian atmosphere, but children of all faiths are welcome!
QUALITY service as a priority. We will set the stage for each child to build self-confidence, while achieving educational & social success.
EXCELLENCE in programming. We are committed to providing excellence in early childhood education by providing a framework for best practice. Our programs are designed to promote optimal learning and development.
Christ Church Preschool is a partial day program offered
throughout the school year.
We offer programs for children ages 12 months to 5 years
Contact Christ Church Preschool: 936-273-9400
Email the Program Director Laura Hickey
Assistant Program Director Amber Harmon
The Climbing Tree is a full day program that runs year-round.
We offer programs for children
ages 6 weeks to 5 years.
Contact The Climbing Tree: 936-273-2230
Email the Program Director Laura Hickey
Assistant Program Director Amber Harmon

Private Kindergarten

The Children’s Education Center’s Private Kindergarten provides a foundation for children to be lifelong learners.
The early stages of your child’s education are vital as a building block in their learning journey. We strive to help each student discover the excitement and joy of learning from a young age to reach their full potential. Our dedicated & experienced teachers focus on the whole child: socially, emotionally, cognitively, physically & spiritually. Small class sizes allow for more individualized learning opportunities while ensuring a rewarding experience for you & your child.
Two Schedule Options:
Kindergarten {9am-2pm}
Kindergarten with Before and After School Care {6:30am-6:15pm}
For more information contact Amber Harmon

Why choose Children’s Education Center?

Christ-Centered Foundation
Foster Independence, Exploration & Cooperation
Low student: teacher ratios
Quality Education
with an Enhanced Curriculum
Character Development
Cameras in each classroom
for parent viewing
Critical thinking & problem-solving skills
Weekly Activities including:
Music & Movement

Meet The Admin Team

Jennifer Felhauer
Executive Director
Children’s Education Center
Laura Hickey
Program Director
Children’s Education Center
Amber Harmon
Asst. Program Director
Children’s Education Center
Bonnie O’dell
HR & Staff Manager Children’s Education Center
Shonda Snyder
Operations Specialist
Marisa Jenkins
Operations and Facilities Coordinator
Mary Marshall
Classroom & Curriculum Coordinator
Jessica Hickey
Operations & Scheduling Coordinator