November 2017 – ECC News

ECC At KRECC we are proud of the many things that make our school unique. Our early childhood center is family oriented, with many of our families living around the block from school. This year we wanted to try something different for our back to school event. In the spirit of families getting to know [&hellip

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September 2017 – ECC News

KRECC is excited for a great school year! Prior to the start of school, teachers had an opportunity to participate in professional development. Over the course of four days, teachers took part in courses that focused on child development and student observation, CPR/AED refresher and First Aid certification courses, mandated reporting in cases of child [&hellip

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May 2017 ECC News

KRECC is busy with preparations for teacher appreciation week, Starfish class graduation, summer camp, and re-enrollment for the upcoming school year. Teacher appreciation week is celebrated the first week in May. To show thanks to the teachers for all that they do day in and day out for KRECC children and families, teachers are treated [&hellip

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March 2017, ECC News

KRECC has had so many wonderful activities happening lately and we are looking forward to April 30, when we celebrate KRECC’s 30th birthday. Please save the date, April 30th, from 4 pm- 7 pm, to celebrate! At our Tu Bishvat Family Program, children had an opportunity to engage in activities celebrating the Jewish birthday of [&hellip

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January 2017 – ECC News

KRECC has been busy with family events these past few months! In November, our Preschool Parent Organization (PPO) sponsored a book fair at Barnes and Noble at Ladue Crossing. Children who visited the book store participated in activities that included face painting, coloring pages with their favorite book characters, decorating Thanksgiving bookmarks, and listening to [&hellip

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November 2016 – ECC News

Our fall season has been busy, fun and full of learning. Children in our Starfish and Penguin classes visited Litzinger Ecology Center to learn about pollinators and took a trip to Thies Farm and Pumpkinland during Sukkot while learning about the High Holidays and the fall harvest. Our Starfish class participated in a STEAM program [&hellip

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September 2016 – ECC News

  Our new school year began on August 8th and we’ve been off to a great start! In addition to a successful summer camp filled with fun Olympic-themed activities (photos on back cover), the ECC received a generous donation from the Kol Rinah Sisterhood allowing us to make significant improvements to some of our aging [&hellip

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July 2016 – ECC News

As the school year came to a close, we held some really fun events for our children and families. For Yom Ha’Atzmaut, families gathered with their children to celebrate Israel’s 68th Birthday. During the family event, children decorated a birthday card, made an Israeli flag, colored a variety of sea creatures to hang in the [&hellip

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May 2016 – ECC News

Our Purim Family Program was a great success! Children paraded in their costumes through the ECC hallway into the lobby area where they were greeted by their families. Morah Suzy played Purim songs and we all sang along. After singing, everyone made their way back to the ECC where they participated in four different activities [&hellip

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March 2016 – ECC News

In January, we were very excited to host an evening of Professional Development for educators from all the Jewish Early Childhood Centers around the area.  Over 100 teachers came together to participate in an evening of learning that included developmentally appropriate strategies for dealing with challenging children, how to integrate social/emotional curriculum with infants and [&hellip

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