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Smart Beginnings

That all Western Tidewater children transition to school healthy and ready to learn.

To foster collaborative leadership through public and private partnerships that will increase awareness and support for early childhood care and educational systems as to ensure all children enter school healthy and ready to learn.

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April 18-22, 2016
Kindergarten Registration Week

City of Franklin, Isle of Wight County, and Southampton County Elementary Schools

Now Enrolling - By Appointment Only

The Children's Center
Suffolk, Franklin, Southampton County and Isle of Wight County

Eligibility for Head Start: Children must be 3-years old by 9/30/2015.
Families interested in Head Start should contact Minnie Long at 653-9792.

Eligilibity for Early Head Start: Children served from birth to 3-years old and Pregnant Moms.
Families interested in EHS should contact Michelle Flowers at 346-8731.

“Inspiring Young Writers Through Journaling”

May 4 and 5, 2016

Providers, be sure to join Smart Beginnings Western Tidewater in May for our final workshop of the spring. Jocelyn Gilchrist, SBWT Virginia Quality Technical Assistant, will facilitate. Be sure to sign-up via EventBrite!