A Creative, Hands-on, Fun, Pre-K Laboratory School

Our Preschool, the Early Learning Center (ELC), offers a full day program and half day program.

Registration and enrollment for Fall is open! Contact Raquel Dewitt at 503-517-1081 any questions. Register for Fall

The ELC is nationally accredited by the NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) and state licensed half-day and full-day preschool programs.  The ELC preschool provides an appropriate early childhood experience for Warner Pacific University students who are majoring in Education or related fields of study as teaching assistants.

Warner Pacific Preschool The ELC  also provides, under the guidance of a director and qualified teachers, a play-based, anti-bias, Christ-centered preschool program for young children in the community. The ELC does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender expression.

Believing that the family is the child’s primary environment of learning, the ELC offers opportunities for parent participation, education, and support.

If you have any questions or are interested in enrolling your child in the Early Learning Center please contact Raquel Dewitt at 503.517.1081. The ELC is located on the Warner Pacific University campus on the corner of SE Division St. and SE 70th Ave. The mailing address is 2219 SE 68th Ave, Portland, OR 97215.


Our preschool offers four options:

Full Day preschool 5 days a week, 8:00-5:30                         $967/mo
Alumni/Student/Staff    $822/mo

Full Day preschool 3* days a week, 8:00-5:30                       $737/mo
Alumni/Student/Staff    $626/mo

Half Day preschool 5 mornings a week 8:00-12:00              $605/mo
Alumni/Student/Staff    $514/mo

Half Day preschool 3* mornings a week 8:00-12:00            $401/mo
Alumni/Student/Staff    $341/mo

*You choose which 3 days


Registration and Tuition

Early Learning Center Warner PacificPriority fall registration for presently enrolled children and siblings begins in February. Space is reserved when the registration form and a specified registration fee are received.

Open registration for the following fall begins in March. A waiting list is maintained throughout the year for families interested in enrolling.

Registered families will receive a letter around the first of August notifying them about the Fall Parent Orientation, the fee schedule, and school starting dates.

Early Learning Center Warner Pacific

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