Tuition Increase Beginning January 2, 2019

Northland Early Education Center will increase tuition rates beginning Wednesday, January 2, 2019. The increase includes an average 3% increase, which reflects the estimated rate of inflation.

Please see the new rates below:
Birth to 2 years $243.00/week
2 years-3 years $214.00/week
3 years-5 years $199.00/week
Before/After program $136.00/week
Enrolled Before ONLY $ 68.00/week
Enrolled After ONLY $ 68.00/week
Before/After – Full Day 160.00/week
Community Inclusion $160.00/month

In order to maintain our existing standard of service; we are forced
to increase our weekly tuition. Although the increase is minimal,
we understand that this may be a burden to some families and also
understand if you decide to look for optional services for your

The NEEC Board of Directors and I will be reviewing these rates
semi-annually. Please know that we will do everything we can to
keep our rates affordable.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Brea Connett, Executive Director, at
Thank you.

-Brea Connett, M.Ed.
Executive Director

Extended Winter Closure

In order to allow our staff to spend time with their family and loved ones, Northland Early Education Center will be closed the entire week of Christmas. (December 24th – 28th)

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause the families of our students. If you need babysitting during the closure, please contact our Program Director, Natasha Lehman. She will put you in touch with teachers who are available. You may reach Natasha at (816) 420-9005 or

Hangar Party Early Bird Tickets on Sale Now!

Get ready to take off for a night filled with fantastic food, delicious drinks, amazing music and high flying fun at the Airline History Museum at the Downtown Airport! The Hangar Party is the most fun you can have with two feet on the ground. This charity gala supports Northland Early Education Center and their astonishing work. Northland Early Education center is a one of a kind 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provide early education and therapy services to hundreds of children with special needs in Kansas City.

Last year, The Hangar Party helped raised more than $90,000 for Northland Early Education Center.


Early Bird Tickets are on sale for $75. Don’t wait! Tickets will cost $100 starting February 1st.

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Sponsorship includes early entry into The Hangar Party and access to the Benefactor’s Cocktail Hour from 6 – 7 p.m. To get your ticket, click here.

For more information call (816) 420-9005 or contact

The Hangar Party, a benefit for Northland Early Education Center – EAT *DRINK * GIVE

EAT*DRINK*GIVE was the theme of the 2018 Hangar Party, a benefit for Northland Early Education Center, that was held at the Airline History Museum on Saturday, April 21.

Over 270 guests attended the event and helped raise $91,357 for NEEC’s fully-inclusive early education and therapy services for children ages birth to 14 who have special needs and typical needs in the Northland community.

The evening was emceed by Haley Harrison KMBC and included amazing food from Bread & Butter ConceptsGram & DunBRGR Kitchen + BarThe OliverStock HillUrban Table and Taco Republic. Delicious desserts were provided Nothing Bundt CakesEileen’s Colossal Cookies – Liberty, MOVelvet Creme Popcorn & Annedore’s Fine Chocolates. A full complimentary bar was provided by Southern Glazer’s of Missouri, Rock & Run Brewery and Bill Dillingham. There was a silent and live auction, an opportunity to experience a flight simulator and guests enjoyed a fantastic live band, KC FLO. It was truly a fantastic party!

A very special thank you to all of our sponsors, auction contributors, participants and volunteers for helping make this year’s event a success.

The 2019 date will be announced soon!  For additional event details and to stay up-to-date on the latest Hangar Party news, like us on like us on Facebook.