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Early Learning Center

2501 South 1st Street
Springfield, IL 62704
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Master Facilities Planning Information

Are you moving? Are you getting a getting a new mobile phone?

If you are moving to a new address, be sure to let the ELC office know by coming in and updating your emergency card information. If you are planning to get a new mobile phone number, please let the ELC office know and add your new number to the emergency card.

Contact Information:

Contact me anytime at sloken@sps186.org

Reach me by phone at the ELC weekdays from 8:30 to 8:40 AM, between 11:30 and 12:30 PM, or after 3:40 PM.

Thank you to Bailey Family Insurance for spreading warmth this season.

Photos Jan 8 Thank you to Kaitlyn, Christine, and Bailey Family Insurance for donating hats, mittens, and gloves to children in our classroom.  Every child got to pick his/her very own

Iles Swinging Singers

Photos Jan 4 The children enjoyed a performance by the Iles Swinging Singers who came to the ELC to spread cross- cultural holiday cheer.  The children ejoyed their songs and choreography.  At the end

Shopping for Fun

Photos Dec 23 The kids took turns being the workers or customers when our dramatic play area was turned into a grocery store.  

We value the presence of families in the classroom.

Photos Dec 13 Thank you to Varro's grandma for visiting our classroom.  Varro was so excited to show her where he works, reads, and plays.  

1, 2, 3, 4, Tater Tots rock!

Photos Dec 6 We rocked the kindness all week...and we celebrated kindness by rocking out with the Tater Tots.  Thank you to Eli's Gigi (not pictured), William's dad, Logan's mom, and Christian&

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