Early Childhood Academy

Lawrence County Early Childhood Academy | Head Start

Early Childhood Academy – Head Start 2017-04-04T17:38:45+00:00

Project Description

Lawrence County Early Childhood Academy

The Lawrence County Early Childhood Academy (LCECA) provides comprehensive early childhood services. The LCECA Programs have a variety of service options available. These service options are provided at various locations throughout the county.

Contact any LCECA site for information regarding services.

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Sharon K. Daniels, Director

sdaniels@headstartworks.org
Phone: 740.533.9077
Fax: 740.533.9477

OPERATING HOURS

MONDAY – FRIDAY 8AM – 4:30PM

OFFICE LOCATION

STAFF QUALIFICATIONS

The Lawrence County Early Childhood Academy exceeds the standards established by both the state and federal mandates. Credentials obtained by teaching staff include Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s Degrees in Early Childhood Education. Administrative staff hold degrees and/or certifications in Early Childhood Education or related fields of study.

LICENSING AND CERTIFICATION

LCECA sites are accredited or in the process of obtaining accreditation through the National Association for the Education of Young Children and Ohio Step Up to Quality Program. These are the highest accreditations currently available for pre-school programs. All eleven sites are 5 star rated by the State of Ohio Rating System.

TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

Lawrence County Early Childhood Academy offers a variety of trainings such as:

Child Development Associate (CDA) – First Aid – CPR

Child Guidance – Infant Care – School Bus Driver (CDL)

Child Abuse- Communicable Disease, Preschool/Computer Literacy

Trainings are available to other agencies. For information: 740-533-9077, Ext. 2209

Academy and Head Start Locations

CHESAPEAKE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Phone: (740) 867-4700 Fax: (740) 867-4974

FAIRLAND EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Phone: (740) 886-3125 Fax: (740) 886-7630

OHIO UNIVERSITY SOUTHERN CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Phone: (740) 532-0178 Fax: (740) 532-0184

SOUTH POINT HEAD START/CHILD CARE
Phone: (740) 377-2356 Fax: (740) 377-9351

DAWSON-BRYANT HEAD START
Phone: (740) 532-8258 Fax: (740) 532-6013

GETAWAY HEAD START/ CHILD CARE
Phone: (740) 867-3893 Fax: (740) 867-4904

PROCTORVILLE HEAD START/CHILD CARE
Phone: (740) 886-0504 Fax: (740) 886-0604

SYBENE HEAD START
Phone: (740) 894-4100 Fax: (740) 894-4689

DEERING EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Phone: (740) 532-6898 Ext. 5500 Fax: (740) 534-5582

IRONTON HEAD START & EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Phone: (740) 532-2905 Fax: (740) 532-0606

SOUTH POINT EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Phone: (740) 894-1791 Fax: (740) 894-4689

SYMMES VALLEY HEAD START & EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Phone: (740) 643-2690 Fax: (740) 643-2690