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Welcome to Whittier Early Childhood Center!

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Welcome

The mission of Whittier Early Childhood Center is to nurture the development of early learning through play and social interaction, preparing our preschoolers for kindergarten success.

 

Early childhood education lays the groundwork for the development of a lifelong learner. As educators, it is our goal to support the whole child by providing learning opportunities in all areas of development including social-emotional skills and academic foundations. Children develop an excitement for learning through a play-based, multi-sensory approach and meaningful interactions with others. We strive to provide a fun, safe, and exciting culture that encourages students to take risks, problem-solve, and move toward independence. Our program provides learning experiences that incorporate student interests and address individual needs. Additionally, we believe that our relationships with students and families are central to the advancement of each child’s development.

 

Our intent is to build a strong beginning for future learning and empower children to reach their highest potential.

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Earned Income Tax in Effect January 1, 2022 School District Earned Income Tax Goes Into Effect January 1, 2022 In May of 2021, voters residing in the Sidney City School district passed a new Earned Income Tax at a rate of .75% (or 0.0075) which goes into effect January 1, 2022. This school district Earned Income Tax applies to residents of the Sidney City School District only. Residents of the Sidney City ... Read More
COVID 19 Response Plan 2021-22 COVID-19 RESPONSE PLAN 2021-22 Sidney City Schools' goal is to keep students in school, in-person five days a week. We were able to do this pretty well last year with the help of families and our community. Here is guidance related to COVID-19 for the 2021-2022 school year. Read More
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