School News

Now Enrolling

April 8, 2014
We are now enrolling for both our Summer School Program and for the 2014-2015 school year! Click here for 2014 Summer School Program information and enrollment form. Click here for the enrollment forms for the 2014-2015 school year. Click here for information on scholarships available for the 2014-2015 school year.
Preschoolers in Ms. Ashley’s room couldn’t wait to learn about construction this week.  With a pretend play area set up as the Home Depot, all they needed was a handy man to come in and show them how to build!  Mr. Dan (Dan Polokonis from Affton High School) demonstrated tool safety and helped the children... Read more »

Curriculum Night at AECC

February 23, 2014
Affton Early Childhood Center held their first curriculum night on Tuesday, February 18.  The goal of this event was to provide an opportunity for parents and students to review, explore, and discuss information about our curriculum.  The event focused on the areas of Motor (fine/gross), Science, Math, Literacy, and Music.  In the Literacy room families... Read more »
With many rooms learning about dental hygiene this month, it truly benefited our young learners to have Dr. Hollander of Pediatric Dentistry of Sunset Hills present dental basics to our curious kiddos.  This is the fourth year Dr. Hollander has come to AECC to speak to our preschoolers.  Every year he engages the kids with audience... Read more »
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District News

As a district we believe it is important to communicate openly with our families, and that is why we are writing today to update you on a sensitive situation. In early November, concerns were brought to the attention of Affton School District administrators regarding potentially inappropriate communications and/or conduct between a staff member and a student... Read more »
In order to show awareness for National Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Affton Early Childhood Center hosted their “Blow Up Lung Cancer” event on Thursday, November 21, where students were asked to donate a dollar towards the Lung Cancer Connection. In total, AECC raised $113.50! AECC also held the event to honor Elizabeth Hicks, a Parent... Read more »
It’s American Education Week, and Affton School District is recognizing the National Education Association’s 93rd annual celebration Nov. 17-21. It’s a week to honor individuals who are making a difference each and every day, and helping to ensure that every child receives a quality education. Public education employees–educators, substitute teachers, secretaries, support staff, custodians and maintenance people, bus drivers,... Read more »
This school year we will once again be recognizing one Affton student each month for the things that make them Affton Strong, both in and out of school. Our Affton Strong Student of the Month for November is: Zach Hall – Affton Early Childhood Center Zach is a preschooler at Affton Early Childhood Center and... Read more »