Early childhood programs can apply for grant

March 7, 2014

The Plymouth Early Childhood Council is currently accepting applications for the Plymouth School Readiness Grant which provides early childhood programs with state funding to allow all families, regardless of income, to access quality preschool. To learn more about School Readiness, please follow the link below to the School Readiness Website and review the sroverview.pdf file.

http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/PDF/DEPS/Readiness/sroverview.pdf

Head Start-approved programs, NAEYC-accredited programs and programs not yet accredited may apply (accepted programs will have three years to achieve accreditation). Also, NAEYC-accredited programs located outside town borders may apply.

If you are interested in receiving this application, please download the application from the Plymouth Early Childhood Council website at http://plymouth.k12.ct.us/PECC.

All applications are due to the council no later than 4 p.m. on March 31, 2014.

Completed applications can be hand delivered to the PECC office, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or mailed to the Plymouth Early Childhood Council, 77 Main St., Terryville, CT  06786.

For information, call (860) 314-2763 or email at plymouthearlychildhoodcouncil@plymouthct.us.