Parish Mission Statement
By the grace of the Holy Spirit and united by the Eucharist, the community of St. Helen is one of teaching, ministering, and worshiping, bringing all closer to God.


    St. Helen Early Childhood Center

St. Helen Early Childhood Center 

St. Helen Early Childhood Center provides opportunities for the total development of each child: spiritual, emotional, intellectual, social and physical. An emphasis is placed on developmentally appropriate practices; developing each child's self-esteem and creative potential.

St. Helen Early Childhood Center is licensed by the Texas Department of Human Resources and is an extension of the educational ministry of St. Helen Catholic Church.

Our teaching staff is degreed/certified in early childhood education. Experienced in working with children, our staff receives continuing education in the field of early childhood education throughout the year.

General Information
St. Helen Early Childhood Center serves children two 1/2 years through four years of age.

Classes are held throughout the school year only

T-3's and Prek 3 children may attend:
2 day classes ( Monday/Tuesday)
3 day classes ( Wednesday/Thursday/Friday)
or all 5 days.

****** Pre K4 Children are encouraged to attend 5 days and those students will be placed first. ******

Class Times
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Extended Care
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Age Criteria
The age criteria for program admission is as follows:

Please note that all Pre K-3 and Pre K-4 students must be potty trained in order to be eligible for enrollment.

Dress Code
Students are required to wear standardized dress, available for purchase at any discount store, to class each day.

Approved Colors: Tops - navy blue, hunter green, red, white: Bottoms- navy blue, khaki, black.

Closed toe shoes are required, preferably sneakers.