• **Due to COVID-19 our 2020-2021 classes in our ECFE and School Readiness has been adjusted. Please call Cassie or Shannon at 218-879-9291 for more details or to register.

Early Childhood Family Education

  • Cloquet E.C.F.E.  Fall 2021 Registration Information

    Blowing Bubbles   Babies and Oranges       

    What happens in ECFE class?

    1. Parent and child interaction time: 1. Parent and Child Interaction Time: A licensed early childhood teacher and assistant provide developmentally appropriate activities for parents and children to enjoy together.
    2. Child time: 2. Child Time: A time devoted to learning through play and activities with a licensed teacher and assistant while the parents participate in a parent discussion in a separate room.
    3. Parent Time: Parent Time: Parents or caregivers participate in a discussion led by a licensed parent educator. Joys and challenges of parenting are shared and topic discussions are designed to address the developmental issues of each age group. 

    Registration begins March 22, 2021

    Click on class to register for Fall 2021

    Baby & You
    (Birth to 9 mos. by Sept 1) 
    Thursdays | 10:45 am - 12 pm | $30/yr

    Grandparents Class
    (Birth - 5 years)
    Tuesdays | 9:15 - 10:45 am | $30/year

    Wonderful Ones
    (10 to 18 mos. by Sept 1)
    Thursdays | 8:45 - 10 am | $28/month

    Amazing Twos
    (19 to 29 mos. by Sept 1)
      • Mondays | 11 am - 12:30 pm | $28/month
      • Wednesdays | 11 am - 12:30 pm | $28/month

    Mixed Ages Class
    (25 to 48 mos. by Sept 1)
    Tuesdays | 5:30 - 7 pm | $28/month

    Creative Kids
    (30+ mos. Sept 1)
      • Mondays | 8:45 - 10:15 am | $28/month
      • Wednesdays | 8:45 - 10:15 am | $28/month

    Creative Kids Plus
    Children must attend Creative Kids Monday or Wednesday and attend without parents.
    Fridays | 8:45 - 10:15 am | $15/month

    * All registrations have a $25 non-refundable registration fee, in addition to the class fee. Find out if you qualify for an early learning scholarship!

    Sibling care is provided!
    A fun and safe place for siblings while you attend class with your child. Bring diapers, bottles and blankets labeled with your child's name. $1/child/day. 

    Come Play With Us!  play
    Register online or at
    ECFE/SR Early Education Office, 602 Arthur Street, Cloquet MN 55720
    Located in the new wing on the west side of Churchill Elementary School

    Weather Related Cancellation Procedure
    If Cloquet Schools are cancelled, ECFE classes are also cancelled. If the schools are running 2 hours late then any ECFE classes beginning before 10:00am are cancelled. Cancellations are announced on the local radio (WKLK 96.5) & tv stations. It will also be posted on our Facebook page.


    Are you looking for some answers to your child’s development? 

    Check out Help Me Grow  help me grow  www.helpmegrowmn.org 

    Did you know that we are on Facebook? Cloquet ECFE and Tots. facebook logo

    Student Family Support Center
    A comprehensive support program at Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College for students trying to balance the responsibilities or parenting family, and education. As part of the outreach effort, they also accept young parents in the community that are thinking of returning to school.  For more information click on the link above or contact:
    Ashley Tegels, Social Worker
    Student Family Support Center
    [email protected]