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Early Learning Center

2501 South 1st Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Mondays Are Independent At-Home Learning Days for Students

Sep 16, 2020 Every Monday is an Independent At-Home Learning Day. This means that students and families will not log into their device for Direct Instruction from the classroom teachers via Zoom.  On Monday’s students and their parent or caregiver may choose from a list of learning activities provided by the classroom teacher to work on during the regular class time. This will be provided in an email from your child’s classroom teacher. READ MORE

ELC Student Learning Materials Distribution

Sep 15, 2020 ELC Learning Materials Distribution will be this Monday, September 21st from 8:30am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-5:00pm.  Be sure to come and pick-up your bags of materials to support at-home learning.   Pick-up Procedures: Pick-up will be in a drive-up-and-go format in the driveway directly located in front of the school. Please watch for the appropriate ENTER and EXIT signs. All families will need to stay in their vehicles. READ MORE

Technology & Learning Material Bag Distribution

Aug 28, 2020 ELC Technology Device and Learning Materials Distribution is approaching! We will be distributing on 2 days. Pick a day and time that works for you. Thursday, September 3rd from 9 am – 12 noon & 1 pm – 6 pm  Friday, September 4th from 9 am – 12 noon & 1 pm – 4 pm Pick-up Procedures: Pick-up will be in a drive-up-and-go format in the driveway directly located in front of the school. READ MORE

Technology Distribution Update

Aug 27, 2020 Hello Pre-K Families! For the 2020-2021 school year, we will have devices available for all of our students to use to access our curriculum apps and the Zoom app.  We are currently working to gather these devices and get them organized for distribution.  We are hoping to have distribution dates set for late next week.  Communication about the specifics of picking up a device will be coming to you soon.  

ELC Beginning of the Year Information

Aug 27, 2020 Hello ELC Families!  Welcome to the 2020-2021 School Year!   Our first day of school is Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020. If you have not done so already, please make sure you set up a time to meet with your student's teacher.  Teachers have been calling and meeting with families via zoom for our beginning of the year "home visits. READ MORE

2020-2021 Beginning of the Year Admin Video

Aug 25, 2020 2020 Beginning of the Year Admin Video Please make sure to check out this video with Principal Jackson and Principal Butcher. They explain some of the most important things to know about the Early Learning Center.

2020 - 2021 Pre-K Screening Appointments

Jul 1, 2020 At this time all Summer Screening appointments have been filled. Anyone still needing an appointment can call 525-3365 beginning August 3rd for a Fall Screening appointment.

Last Day of School/End-of-the-Year Pick-up

May 18, 2020 The end of the school year is quickly approaching! The last day of school is Wednesday, May 27, 2020. On Wednesday, May 27th; 8:30 am – 3:00 pm parents/guardians may come to the ELC to pick-up students’ personal and end-of-the-year school items. Parents/guardians will drive up to the ELC (remain in your car) to retrieve the items. All STUDENT MEDICATION must be picked up at this time. READ MORE

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