Summer Camp 2023

Kids Summer Camp at Effort! Registration is open for our summer program for ages 2 through completed 5th Grade. Outdoor games, water days, storytelling, community service projects, and more! Check out more information on our Summer Day page.

Preschool Prom

Join us for a free community event: PRESCHOOL PROM February 18, 2023,  5:30PM – 7:30PM Dancing, Music, Photo Ops A night of dancing for littles in Pre-K-1st Grade and their families.  Sure to burn off energy and build core memories!  Bring your friends and your dancing shoes. Dress up or Dress down! Hosted by the ECSP PTO

December 9 – Polar Express Movie Night

Effort Christian School & Preschool PTO Presents: Christmas Movie Night: The Polar Express Friday, December 9th “Doors” will open at 5:30pm Movie will begin promptly at 6:15pm Free Family Event Open to the Community Wear your Christmas Pajamas ~ Special Guest: SANTA CLAUS Facebook event here  

Summer Day 2022 – Weekly Themes

Weekly themes for summer 2022 5/31-6/3          Spirit Week 6/6-6/10          It’s a Bug Life 6/13-6/17        Vacation Bible School 6/20-6/24        Beach Week 6/27-7/1          God Bless America 7/4-7/8            SCHOOL CLOSED 7/11-7/15        Zoology 7/18-7/22        Community Outreach 7/25-7/29        A Healthy Life

New Bibles for Preschool

Bible in pictures for Preschool ECSP is proud to announce that new picture Bibles were purchased for the preschool classrooms.  Each teacher was provided with enough Bibles for each child to read during class time and one for themselves.   This is a great way for us to show the children how to find specific stories in the Bible and to follow along with the lessons the teachers are providing each week. The Bibles will stay in each classroom for the…

Being Kind in Ms. Connie’s Class

In our K4 class, we are always talking about being kind and how we can be kind to others. We recently had a special guest (a princess!) visit our class and talk about bullying and being kind to others. Leigha Harris, the reigning USA National Miss Central Virginia Princess – and a former ECSP student – came to our school to talk to us about her platform of bullying and being kind.  Leigha read to the students a story about how one of…

December Shenanigans

Yes!  Its Christmas time! The moment the Christmas lights went up in Ms. Patty’s class, the energy levels were up as well.  The Little’s are so excited about Christmas and we can barely contain ourselves!  We have been introducing lots of new music into our learning times and I am looking forward to displaying our skills at the Christmas Program. Christmas Program On Thursday, December 13, preschool will be hosting their annual Christmas program at 9:30am.  It will be held…

Preschool Feast

grateful for our Feast Much to be thankful for On Tuesday, November 20, ECSP Preschool classes gathered for their yearly Thanksgiving Feast.  It was an awesome event with lots of great fellowship. We had 35 students in attendance, and some were able to bring their family members.  The little’s got to show off all their hard work on any recent Thanksgiving crafts they had made.  They also got to tell their family members and teachers what they were grateful for…

November Already?

Time Flies by Ms. Marlo’s class I can’t believe it’s November already!  My K4 class has been hard at work.  So far we have learned the letters A, E, I, O, U, T, L, B, N and this week is M. We have lots of fun playing Bingo and Bugs.  We love to eat new and old things like Oreos, Muffins, and Apples just to name a few.  We had a crazy tea party and a few birthday parties too.…

Carla’s Class Veteran’s Day Preparations!

Ms. Carla’s K4 class has been preparing for our Veteran’s Day celebration for weeks!  We have worked hard to learn all the words and motions to our song, “Red, White and Blue.”  I love that it is sign language set to a song. We made cards by tracing our hands and other shapes with coffee filters and water colors.  Many of them have special notes and all are handmade and decorated by my students.            …