Our first annual F.U.D.G.E night was a huge success. Thanks to all the families who came out to build. A special thanks to Lowes in Wise, VA for donating all the woodworking models and supplies!
Book Fair Fun!
End of Year Blast
A big shout out to Southwest Virginia Partnership and Virginia Tech for visiting and finishing up the steps that adjoin our Administrative office and Esserville Campus! Thank you all!
Head Start Management Systems
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We had a BLAST 2016
Kids Central, Inc.’s annual BLAST was held May 6th at Bullitt Park. KCI invited families to enjoy a day with their child to celebrate the hard work both have dedicated this program year. Activities included face painting, groovy flowers, lava bottles, making healthy trail mix and tie dye tote-bags to celebrate our theme a Groovy BLAST. The local rescue squad and fire truck were also on display for families and children to explore. Several Kids Central partners from the community set up vendor tables to assist our families in getting resources. WIC, Health Dept. car seat program, Wise County Schools, Health Connect, and MEOC to name a few. Families were then able to sit down to lunch with their child’s classroom and enjoy pizza from Pizza King.
Traci Fisanick joins Kids Central as new Education Specialist
I am proud to be part of the Kids Central team. As a former elementary teacher, I know firsthand the lasting impact that a quality head start program makes on the life of a child. I currently live in Clintwood, Virginia. I graduated from Clintwood High School in 2001 and later graduated from University of North Carolina at Charlotte. I anticipate completing a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Studies with a concentration in Teaching Adults in the Early Childhood Field by 2019.