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Published: 9/18/2015
We are excited to be the beneficiary of work by the Woman's Life Chapters of Grant County and the Community Foundation of Grant County, who have joined forces to "Turn The Page" on Grant County childhood poverty, by raising funds to purchase books for local preschool students, including our Little Giants Title 1 Preschool.


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Published: 8/31/2015
This is the first of an ongoing series of columns from Little Giants Preschool Director Kerri Wortinger. 

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Published: 8/13/2015
 Marion Community Schools is proud to recognize three of our Little Giants Head Start staff members who were recently awarded child care credentials, reflecting their excellence as early childhood educators.
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Published: 8/11/2015

Welcome back to all of our Little Giants Preschool students, teachers, staff, and administrators!

Our building is buzzing with activity this morning as we kick off the 2015-16 school year.

We're glad to have you back, and we're looking forward to a great year!

Here's a roundup of links to frequently asked questions around this time of year:
 

What time does class start?

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Published: 8/3/2015
Our first day is almost here, so (if you haven't already), time to round up your school supplies! 


We're looking forward to a great school year. Our offices are open for limited hours this week. If you need more information that you can't find here at our website, please give us a call! 
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Published: 7/28/2015
All Little Giants families are invited to attend our Open House/Parent Orientation to kick off another great school year!

On Tuesday, Aug. 11, come out and explore your classroom, meet the staff, and get information about the upcoming year. If your student is in the morning class, your Open House/Orientation is from 9 to 11 a.m. For our afternoon class, Open House/Orientation is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. (Our full-day students and their families can come to either session.) 
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Published: 7/7/2015
Check out this awesome overview of the impact that pre-K can have on our students throughout their lives!


Urban Child Institute Infographic: Infographic: Pre-K Matters
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Published: 6/16/2015
The Little Giants Title 1 and Head Start Preschool office is currently closed for summer.

For inquiries into our amazing program, please call 765-651-2080, ext. 154, and leave a message (be sure to include your name and phone number). We will get back with you after summer vacation ends July 30. (If you need immediate assistance, please call the Marion Community Schools district office, 765-662-2546, and someone there may be able to assist you.)

We hope you have a wonderful summer!


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Published: 3/30/2015
The Marion Community Schools Little Giants Head Start preschool program will be accepting enrollment applications for the 2015-16 school year soon.

The Head Start program is designed to serve low-income families living in Grant County. It is a federally funded three-hour preschool program offered at no cost to families. Any child living in Grant County who will be 3 or 4 years old next school year, and whose family meets income guidelines, is eligible to apply. 
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Published: 3/30/2015
Marion parents interested in enrolling their child in Marion Community Schools’ Little Giants Title 1 Preschool, a tuition-free, high-quality preschool, should mark their calendars for application days starting next week.

Enrollment eligibility is based on academic need. (There is no income limit requirement for Little Giants Title 1 Preschool.) Any child who will be 3 or 4 years old next school year is eligible to apply. Children will be screened at time of application, and we will contact families in mid to late May regarding enrollment status for the 2015-16 school year.