ECC News & Announcements

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Just in time for the winter holidays, Frosty the Snowman paid a visit to the ECC for group photos with all of our classrooms. And what a reception our students gave him!

The arrival of winter means snow and frigid temps. Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade explains how District 401 handles weather-related school closings.

Students and parents got a head start on holiday decorations when they took part in "Winter Crafts," the Early Childhood Center's most recent family event.

To the delight of our students, puppeteer Dave Herzog recently visited the ECC with his hand-carved marionettes. Check inside to see what all the excitement was about!

ECC's Fall Picture Day will be Tuesday, Sept. 26. Please order your photos ahead of time and make sure your student brings the required payment on Picture Day.

Bring your child to the Early Childhood Center's Open House on Sept. 13 and find out about all the learning that will be happening here during the 2017-18 school year.

There's always lots of activity at the Early Childhood Center, and one way you can stay current is by reading our weekly school newsletter, which is sent home each Friday.

It was a busy and fun-filled day for students, parents and faculty as the Early Childhood Center opened its doors Wednesday, Aug. 16, for the 2017-18 academic year.

Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade explains why District 401 would benefit if the General Assembly overrides Gov. Rauner's amendatory veto of the SB1 school-funding plan.

Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade has sent a letter to the community informing everyone that the first day of school for ALL D401 schools remains Wednesday, August 16.