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Category : In the News

PVSchools Expands Early Childhood Learning Programs

Wednesday , May 15 , 2019

The Paradise Valley Unified School District is expanding its early childhood learning programs with the opening of the Little Cubs at the Arrowhead Early Childhood Center on July 25 at the Arrowhead campus, 3820 E. Nisbet Road in Phoenix.

“Little Cubs is opening to provide our employees and working families an option for childcare in the southern area of the district. Families will have district staff taking care of their children. This is the beginning of their experience with PVSchools,” Jennifer Kelly, childcare coordinator with the Community Education Department, said in a prepared statement.

The center is fully licensed by the Arizona Department of Health Services. The program will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and will follow the school calendar, according to a press release. Little Cubs will also have an onsite registered nurse, a release states. Children attending the Little Cubs program will participate in art, music, dramatic play, story time, songs and dance.The center provides breakfast, lunch and two snacks daily. Daily reports are provided to parents. These reports include when diapers are changed, nap times, activities completed, food eaten and eating time.

Read the full article about PVSchools' newest childhood learning program.