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How to Update the Jetpack
How to Update the Jetpack

Your jetpack has updates! Click the title for a step by step guide!

Fri Jan 21 02:30 PM

DEC - Register your Child for Head Start!
DEC - Register your Child for Head Start!

DEC is accepting applications for new students! Click title for more info and to apply!

Fri Jan 14 03:00 PM

DEC January 2022 Newsletter
DEC January 2022 Newsletter

See all the events and meetings planned for January 2022. Click title to view more.

Fri Jan 14 11:10 AM

DEC Message to Parents (January 2022)
DEC Message to Parents (January 2022)

Expectations for virtual learning and more. Click title for full details.

Wed Jan 12 02:55 PM

MANIPULATIVES, DIAPER/PULL-UP & FORMULA DISTRIBUTION SCHEDULE
MANIPULATIVES, DIAPER/PULL-UP & FORMULA DISTRIBUTION SCHEDULE

Click title for details and dates.

Thu Dec 23 11:36 AM

Giving our youngest the best beginning.

Let's Make Music with Rosita!

2021 Laguna Preschool Headstart Transition Ceremony

Apply For Division of Early Childhood

ACL WIC Program is continually accepting NEW and FORMER Participants.

Call the office to schedule an appointment or if you would like more information at 505-552-6067/6068

 We serve prenatal, breastfeeding, and postpartum women, infant, and children five and younger.

Please provide proof of income, residency & identity for the applicant.

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Free Developmental Screening

Ages 3-21 years old

Your child’s skill development will be screened in each of the following areas:

  • Language and communication skill development
  • Cognition, problem solving, memory and thinking skills
  • Social Behavior
  • Motor (muscle and coordination) skills

If you suspect your child has learning concerns or issues, including giftedness, and you would like to have your child’s skills screened, please call Desiraye Lopez 285-2643 to make an appointment. The following dates are when these screenings will be conducted.

  • Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - Special Education Complex - 9:00am-2:00pm
  • Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - Special Education Complex - 9:00am – 2:00pm

Due to COVID 19, no walk-ins at this time, please make an appointment. All screenings are free. Parents will be informed of screening results at the conclusion of the screening session.

The screening will be conducted by a team of G/CCS employees.

*Child find screenings do not take the place of MLSS (Multi-layers System of Supports) in the schools, but can be included in the MLSS process as a supporting document.

Contact information regarding the Pandemic-Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) cards:

Contact numbers:
HSD Hotline- 1-800-283-4465
PED Hotline- 1-505-660-4822
FIS number- 1-800-843-8303 (card replacements)

Website links for P-EBT information:
HSD Website: https://bit.ly/3kWZy4E
PED Website Link to HSD: http://webnew.ped.state.nm.us/ 
(Pandemic EBT which is under Important information and quick links)

 
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The mission of the Division of Early Childhood is to celebrate and support the diversity of families through services, which are family-driven, coordinated, integrated, culturally appropriate and comprehensive.