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Thursday, May 25, 2017


Phone: 757-890-3888   TDD: 757-890-3621 

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Griffin Yeates Center
1490 Government Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Phone: 757-890-3888
TDD: 757-890-3621
FAX: 757-220-0958
Office Hours:
8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. M-F
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SERVICES

Disabilities

  • Head start programs serve children with disabilities in an inclusive environment with other children.
  • Work closely with other agencies and organizations serving children with disabilities.
  • Head Start staff screen children to ensure they are "on track" with their development.

Early Childhood Development and Health Services

  • Embraces a comprehensive vision of health for Children, Families, and Staff.
  • Educate and better prepare Head Start families so they can properly manage the health care needs of their children.
  • Health Advisory Committee aids the Health Services Coordinator in the planning, operation and evaluation of the health program for the year.

Education

  • Individualized educational program that helps children meet their needs.
  • Researched based curriculum called The Creative Curriculum that uses techniques such as hands-on activities and exploration to help children learn.
  • Teachers and families work together to write goals for each child and help the child meet those goals.
  • The children learn skills tin the content areas of Literacy, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, The Arts, and Technology.
  • Children develop process skills that help them observe, explore, problem solve, connect, organize, communicate, and represent information.
  • For more information on the Creative Curriculum, visit Teachingstrategies.com