Early Learning Center

Offering Child-Centered Early Learning Environments

Central Arizona College, in collaboration with the Easterseals Blake Foundation, educates and cares for children in a natural and welcoming environment with a child centered curriculum.

The CAC Early Learning Centers are located at the Signal Peak and Superstition Mountain Campuses (please note this location is currently closed for renovation).

Program Offered:

The Early Learning Centers provide year- round learning and care for children ages 12 months to 5 years in a caring, hands-on learning environment available to support student parents, CAC faculty and staff,  and working families.

Children Served:

– Signal Peak ELC serves children 12 months to 5 years of age
– Superstition Mountain ELC serves children 2-5 years of age
Priority Enrollment for CAC Students and Staff enrollment also available for community members.

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday
7:45 am to 4:00 pm


Discounts are available for CAC Students and Staff
Tuition scholarships available for Pell-Eligible Students through the Federal Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) Grant, and the Centers also accept DES funding and offer First Things First Childcare Scholarships.

For more information- please contact the centers below.

Currently Closed for Renovation

Superstition Mountain Early Learning Center
805 South Idaho Road
Apache Junction, AZ 85119
For information, email ecenews@centralaz.edu

Laura Salter

Signal Peak Early Learning Center
8470 North Overfield Road, Building F
Coolidge, AZ 85128
Laura Salter, Director

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