Wow! Our new cabinetry in four of our classrooms is amazing. We have top-to-bottom new cabinets and flooring in the Angels, Butterflies, Lambs, and Bright Stars rooms. We can’t for you to see it. The remaining classrooms will be remodeled next summer.
Save the Dates
October 7 – Episcopal Schools Week—recognition of our preschool children, families, and teachers at the 9 a.m. service at Christ Church. We hope you will all come!
October 27 – Our 3rd annual Running of the Rams at Hagley—a 5K on a challenging, but beautiful course through the grounds of the Hagley Museum, preceded by a Kids’ Fun Run at 8:30 a.m. Okay to walk or run!
Yes, we are continuing to serve the men at Andrew’s Place during the summer months. Our next dinner is on August 1. Please consider signing up to help with this ministry. If you’ve never done it before, but would like to try it, please email Jo with any questions you may have. Here is the signup; we’ll be serving a cold summer supper:
Please join other CCEP families, both old and new, for a night of fun at the Delaware Children's Museum on August 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. We'll provide pizza and child-friendly beverages in the big classroom. Although the museum will be open to the public, we will probably have the place largely to ourselves. Admission is $5 per person for non-members.
95% of parents believe their child is LOVED by someone at CCEP.
95% of parents believe their child is THRIVING at CCEP
95% of children strongly agree that their child is WELL-PREPARED for his/her next educational experience.
We are once again privileged to serve the men of Andrew's Place on February 7th at 5:00 pm. Andrew's Place is a full service emergency shelter that offers its guests both hospitality and empowerment. Volunteers enjoyed preparing, serving and dining with these gentlemen. The conversations are often eye opening and meaningful. This time of service is always positive and rewarding.
Online Book Fair
Start shopping now! The Online Book Fair is only available until Dec. 7. Browse a large selection of books for children of all ages and reading levels. Books will be delivered for free to the school before Christmas break. Every dollar spent helps earn Scholastic Dollars for our school.
Save the Date!
The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to CCEP on Dec. 7-14. Fair hours are from 8-1 am and 12-1 pm Dec. 7-14 in the Commons Room and 8:30-12:30 on Sunday the 10th. The Book Fair will also be open an hour before and during the CCEP Family Christmas Party on Wednesday, Dec. 13.
We need your help to make the first CCEP Scholastic Book Fair a big success! Sign up to work 8-9 am and/or 12-1 pm Dec. 7-14.
Please join us for the twelfth annual CCEP Christmas Party on Wednesday, December 13th from 5 to 7 p.m. (Please note that after-care ends at 5:00 p.m. that day.) We'll have dinner for children, light bites for adults, visits with Santa, holiday crafts, and a Christmas sing-along with Dr. D. Photos will be taken by Kristin Finio, our staff photographer, and will be made available to you in digital form at no charge. We need help in two ways: volunteer to help set up, decorate, serve, and/or clean up; bring some easy food items listed here on our Signup Genius.
Welcome back to school! Please join us on Wednesday, September 20 at 6:15 p.m., when parents are invited to assemble in the chapel for a brief introduction to the Episcopal Identity of our school. At 6:30, we will adjourn to the classrooms where you will hear from your child's teachers about the daily schedule, classroom objectives, and special events, and will also have an opportunity to ask questions and meet other parents. At 7:00 p.m., please join us in the gym for a wine and cheese reception with a greeting from the President of the Parent Association, Marianne Archbell, and our Rector, Ruth Beresford.
We expect our yearbooks to arrive on August 21. They will be a beautiful and fun look back at the year just completed. The pages will help you remember special moments of 2016-17, in chapel, classrooms, gym, and outdoors. You may purchase your yearbook by clicking below. We will let you know when the books are ready for pickup. We can also mail them to you, if you prefer. Enjoy!