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Play in the Rain Day Nov. 11th

10/22/2017

Play in the RAIN Day will be held at Mt. Pisgah Arboretum on Saturday, Nov.11th. The event is free of charge.

 

November Attendance Contest

10/19/2017
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In the 2015-16 school year, nearly 102,000 students in Oregon - more than one in six children - were chronically absent from school.

 

Dreaming of home ownership - check out the NEDCO program and be one of the 100!

10/12/2017

NEDCO’s Downpayment Assistance Program is more robust than ever!

 

Disaster Preparedness Month

09/26/2017

September is disaster preparedness month. Are you prepared for an emergency, at home and at work? Check out this great resource. Talk to your family and talk to your co-workers. Make a plan today!

 

Moments in Time: The Many Talents of Head Start Staff

09/15/2017
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We wanted to share with you all the beautiful artwork of one of our Whiteaker teachers: Abhinav. He drew this beautiful welcome sign for the children and families of both AM and PM classes.

 

Springfield Justice Center Open House - Saturday Sept 16

09/14/2017
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McGruff will be there along with K9 demonstrations and activities for kids. The open house hours are 10-2.

 

NHSA NEWS (NHSA stands for National Head Start Association) - Flat Funded

09/12/2017

Statement on FY 2018 LHHS-ED Appropriations Funding Bill approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee
September 7, 2017

 

NHSA NEWS (NHSA stands for National Head Start Association) - Disaster Relief Fund

09/07/2017

Supporting Head Start Programs Affected by Hurricane Harvey

 

NHSA NEWS (NHSA stands for National Head Start Association) - Disaster Relief Fund

08/29/2017

Dear Colleague,

 

Job Openings in Early Childhood Education: Head Teacher, Teacher, Associate Teacher, Substitute Teacher

08/29/2017
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Online employment applications can be accessed on the the web site under the "Jobs" tap. Benefits are offered to 20 hour+ employees.

 

SEEKERS is a life changing program

08/28/2017
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Mary-Margaret Reynolds, Special Projects Manager, recently saw Dulce Diaz-Trejo (past parent/new employee) and had the following exchange with her....

 

Willamette Valley residents urged to take precautions due to wildfire smoke

08/03/2017

The Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division and the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality are offering Oregonians ways to recognize poor air quality conditions and tips to stay healthy and

 

NHSA NEWS (NHSA stands for National Head Start Association) - Scholarships Open

08/02/2017

NHSA Scholarship Applications are available now through October 20, 2017. Recipients must be able to attend the 2018 NHSA Annual Conference to accept award(s).

 

Extreme heat this week prompts Oregon Public Health warning

08/01/2017

Oregonians should stay hydrated, limit sun exposure as temps top 107

 

Project Reinvest

07/25/2017

We’ve got exciting news—in collaboration with Willamette Neighborhood Housing Services, we are live with Project Reinvest Down Payment Assistance.

 

What's New at Whiteaker

07/13/2017
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Being active at Whiteaker will now include a climbing wall!

 

Looking at the Data: Math

06/22/2017
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Data shows us progress and areas to improve in.

 

Moments in Time – Toes!

06/16/2017
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This little piggy went...

 

Moments in Time: Graduating Butterflies

06/12/2017
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The butterflies at Whiteaker celebrated the end of the year. Some will go on to kindergarten and some will be back with us in the fall!

 

FREE Theater in the Park! Bring a picnic, blanket or chair, and enjoy a summer evening in the Parks!

06/07/2017

DON’T MISS RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN’S THE RIVALS!

 

Be Part of the First Head Start EMS PK Night on June 28

06/05/2017
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The First Head Start EMS Night at PK Park is set for Wednesday June 28. Only 100 tickets are available. The money raised will be used to help support family activity nights.