Spring Newsletter is Here
Our most recent newsletter explains the resources available through Smart Beginnings for Southside Families, provides summer field trip ideas, tips from our most recent trainings, and more!
Parents, It's Time to Register for Kindergarten!
Children who are 5 years old by September 30 must start kindergarten this fall. Kindergarten registration is going on now in all Danville and Pittsylvania County Public Schools. When you register for kindergarten early, it helps the school be prepared to meet the individual needs of your child. For more information, click on the brochure below or contact Danville Public Schools at 799-6400 or Pittsylvania County Schools at 432-2761.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
DANVILLE and PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY – Kindergarten registration for Danville City Schools and Pittsylvania County Schools begins Friday, March 18, 2016.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Smart Beginnings Danville Pittsylvania will host the 4th annual Early Learning Symposium on Saturday, September 26, 2015, from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research. Record attendance is anticipated, with childcare professionals from private childcare centers, family home providers, the Virginia Preschool Initiative, and both Danville and Pittsylvania County Head Start programs.
The Science of Early Childhood Development
READY FOR SCHOOL
Virginia's Getting Ready Model
Ready Families. Able to support and provide for healthy children.
Ready Communities. Able to support families as child's first teacher.
Ready Services. Able to provide high quality care to all young children.
Ready Schools. Able to accept "ready" children and provide seamless transitions.
Ready Children. Age appropriate in all six developmental domains: physical developmental and health; social and emotional development; approaches to learning; language and literacy development; cognition and general knowledge and fine arts.