The mission of Episcopal Day School is to provide an exceptional preschool education to children in the Rock Hill and surrounding communities. EDS strives to build academic, spiritual, social and emotional confidence for all children by providing a nurturing educational environment led by highly qualified educators.
Did you know…..
- the Episcopal Day School has been a ministry of our church for almost 65 years?
- over 100 children are currently enrolled in the school, ages 6 weeks — 4 years old?
- there are several children attending Episcopal Day School through scholarships?
- all of the children attend music class each week?
- all of the 3-and 4-year-old teachers are certified teachers?
- all of the 3-and 4-year-old children attend chapel in the church every Monday morning.? and a different child gets to ring the bell in the Parish Hall before entering the church?
- all of the 3-and 4-year-old children learn Spanish once a week?
- the 4-year-old children walk to the Public Library once a month for a Literacy Program?
- the 4-year-old children have a science lesson once a week? (The Volcano is their favorite!!)
- the Episcopal Day School has a Literacy Coach?
- the Episcopal Day School has a “Go Green Day” each spring where the children learn about recycling, plants, and taking care of their environment?
- the Episcopal Day School hosts a Thanksgiving and Christmas program in the church each year and graduation is held in May.? In addition, a fall festival is held in the Parish Hall in October; Easter Eggs are hunted in the garden in the spring; and the annual Art Show is hosted at the end of the year where all of the children’s art is displayed!
Here is how YOU can be involved with this ministry of our church…..
- Volunteer to read to the children once a week.
- Donate an item for the art show silent auction
- Donate goldfish, crackers, small plastic cups, or any other item for “snack time” (no nuts).
- Donate tissues, hand sanitizer, Lysol, or baby wipes.
- Sponsor a child through a scholarship.
- Sponsor CPR training for teachers ($450/year).
- Sponsor Snack for a month ($140).
- Sponsor Supplies for a month ($150/month).
- Sponsor theEpiscopal Day School website ($100/year).
- Sponsor Security and Safety needs ($300-$700/year).