Stephen F. Austin State University

Early Childhood Lab

Summer Fun Program - Kindergarten through Fifth Grade

Applications available NOW for our Summer Fun Program, June 5 through August 4 for children who have completed kindergarten through fifth grade. Open 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM, weekdays during the summer. Join us for fun, fieldtrips, and learning! Contact the ECHL at 936.468.4006 for further questions.

Give to the ECHL

Donations to the ECHL can be given online "here". Thank you for supporting our school!

ECHL Current Openings

The Early Childhood Lab is currently accepting applications for our waitlist in each classroom. Additional openings will be posted if available.

Please contact us at 936.468.4006 for more information.

Welcome from the Director of the Early Childhood Lab

Lori HarknessGreetings from the Early Childhood Laboratory at Stephen F. Austin State University! We are excited to share our program with you. We are located in the new, Early Childhood Research Center. Please browse through our site and learn more about our Lab school. The Early Childhood Laboratory teaches based on the Constructivist Theory of Learning.

If you are a parent who resides in the Nacogdoches area and are interested in enrolling your child, please contact us to schedule a visit. If you are a prospective university student for the EC-6 program at SFASU, please view the EC-6 link for more information about the program.

Thank you for visiting our site. Please feel free to contact us should you have any questions.

Lori Harkness, Ed.D.
Director of the Early Childhood Lab

A View of the ECHL