Early Childhood Center

2244 1st Ave N.E
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402
Director: Carrie Helgeson
Phone : 319-363-9309
St. Matthew School
Principal: Amy Conlon
Phone: 319-362-3021




2: Mardi Gras 6:00 PM

6: Ash Wednesday

12: School Early Dismissal

18-22: Spring Break (ECC Open)


19: Good Friday  (ECC and School Closed)

What’s NEW?

ECC Library

Thank you to all the families who have donated books to the ECC Library! This has been such a great addition to the ECC! ... Continue Reading ECC Library

All Around the World in A2

The children are playing drums from around the world. ... Continue Reading All Around the World in A2

Donation to MCO

WOW!! What a winter it has been. Our school age program has been very busy, so we decided to do a collection for Metro Catholic Outreach. ... Continue Reading Donation to MCO

Director’s Welcome

We’re Glad You’re Here

Thank you for visiting our website. We hope you find it informative and easy to use. St. Matthew Early Childhood Center’s mission is to provide a Christian environment in which each child can grow spiritually, emotionally, physically, and intellectually through age-appropriate activities. We are committed, in collaboration with families, to enhance each child’s character development and… Continue Reading We’re Glad You’re Here