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My daughter loves her Keystone STARS center

March 8th, 2017
Stories, York County

My 16-month-old has been in a Keystone STAR 3 early learning center since she was 6 weeks old. She absolutely loves it and has grown so much! It’s only me and her (more…)

2017-18 Kindergarten Registration – York County

Get kindergarten registration information for public school districts in York County.

School District Kindergarten Registration Information
Central York School District Kindergarten Phone-in Week is February 6 – 9, 2017 Roundtown Elementary, Hayshire Elementary, Stony Brook Elementary Call 717-846-6789
Dallastown Area School District Visit to get started or call  Central Registration at 717-244-4021 X4294

• York Township – May 12, 2017
• Dallastown Elementary – May 2, 2017
• Loganville/Springfield –
• Leaders Heights – May 3, 2017
• Ore Valley – May 10 & 11, 2017

Dover Area School District Centralized Registration is April 5, 2017                                   • Leib Elementary at 717-292-8070
• Dover Elementary at 292-8068
• North Salem Elementary at 292-8071
• Weigelstown Elementary at 292-8072
Eastern York School District • Canadochly Elementary March 21, 22 & 23, 2017 and May 16, 2017  (717-252-3674)
• Wrightsville Elementary May 10, 11 & 12, 2017 (717-252-3676)
• Kreutz Creek Elementary April 18, 19, 2017 8:30 – 3:30; April 20, 2017 12 -8  (717-757-9686)
Hanover Area School District Registration will begin on March 15, 2017. Call 717-637-9000 and use the following elementary school extentions: Clearview X100, Hanover Street X125, Washington X150
Northern York County School Disrtict April 1, 2017   Call 717-432-8691  Wellsville X1600, Dillsburg X1400, Northern X1500, South Mountain X1700
Northeastern York School District Kindergarten Information Night – District Wide February 15, 2017 7:00 pm
Red Lion Area School District Kindergarten Registration Dates: March 13, 14, 15, 2017  from 9 am to 8 pm at Windsor Manor
South Eastern School District Fawn Grove April 5 & 6, 2017, Delta April 11 & 12, 2017, Stewartstown April 27 & 28, 2017
Southern York County School District Southern Elementary April 3, 2017, Shrewsbury Elementary April 10, 2017, Friendship Elementary April 11, 2017
South Western School District West Manheim Registration May 8, 2017  8 – 3:30 Manheim Rgistration May 11, 2017  8 – 3:30, Bareville Registration May 9, 10, 2017  8 – 3:30, Park Hills Registration May 12 & 15, 2017 8 – 3:30
Spring Grove Area School District March 9, 2017   Call 717-225-4731 X3043
West Shore School District District Wide Registration is March 27 – 30, 2017
West York Area School District Wallace Elementary (717-764-6869) March 20 & 21, 2017  8 am – 6:15 pm
York City School District TBD  Administration 717-845-3571
York Suburban School District Yorkshire Elementary (717-885-1230) – April 3 & 4, 2017   Valley View Elementary (717-885-1220) – April 5 & 6, 2017

Reaching families and early learning professionals in South Central PA

The Civil War Museum in Harrisburg was host to very special guests on April 10, 2015. Lindsay Barrett George and Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen joined (more…)

South Central Regional Key celebrates PA’s Promise for Children Month

Staff at the South Central Regional Key, Child Care Consultants, Inc., celebrated PA’s Promise for Children Month by sharing Thank You cards for those who help make quality early learning available to children and their families. (more…)

ECE Caucus Press Event Celebrates 2014 PA’s Promise Month

In celebration of Pennsylvania’s Promise for Children Month, members of the Early Childhood Education Caucus joined families from across the state to speak out in support of quality early learning opportunities for Pennsylvania’s children at a press event in the Capitol on October 8, 2014. Watch the video.

Caucs_stage2“It’s often challenging to come up with the right policy that’s necessary to address our challenges. The thing that’s important for us to recognize is for the challenges of our at-risk children, we already know what works,” stated Senator Pat Browne (R-Lehigh), co-chair of the Early Childhood Education Caucus. “It’s already been identified, it’s already been substantiated. A child that’s given access to quality early education programs is able to develop their skills and enter first grade and advance through their education years ready to learn and succeed. We know that it pays off, that it returns a tremendous amount of resources back to the state. (more…)

150 new declarations since July! – our summer signers

Thanks to our summer signers for signing the PA’s Promise declaration – nearly 150 new signers since July! Special thanks to Clarion University and Kings College students, and Children First Learning Center. Keep them coming! Sign on here! (more…)

The Change in Tammy’s Confidence

May 15th, 2013
Stories, York County

A Home Visitor of the Parent-Child Home Program in York County conveys how the program has made a difference in the lives of a parent and child.

As a home visitor for the Parent-Child Home Program for the past seven years, I have had the privilege of meeting with over 60 families. One stands out in my mind. When I first met this family I knew I had a challenge on my hands. (more…)