Hopkins Early Childhood Center

Growing and Learning through Play

Aberdeen Early Childhood Programs

Developmental Services
Early childhood and support services are available for families whose child qualifies, based on a documented delay in their development. Services range from developmental screening and evaluation, to hearing screenings and an infant homebased program as well as a combination of center and home based services.

ECEAP-Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program

A no-cost preschool and family services are available for families that quallify by income level in seven school districts throughout Grays Harbor County (Aberdeen, Hoquiam, Cosmopolis, Elma, Montesano, McCleary,Ocosta). All children attend school in an "open preschool" model, which means that there are children enrolled in a public school that qualify for ECEAP or Special Education as well as other children in the community. Families are providedwith social and community service support. Transportation school meals, opportunity for parent training as well as child health and developmental screening are also available.

No cost to families
Screenings and evaluations available at Hopkins School
Preschool classrooms located at five sites in Aberdeen

(Tuition based preschool) 
 Community preschool is available to children that have turned 4 on or before August 31 of that year.