We must have an up to date immunization form within 30 days of the first da of school
and ear, eye and dental screening (EED), signed by a physician, on file within 90
days of the first day of school.
We must have a copy of your child's Birth Certificate on file by the first day of
Please proved a written schedule of transportation arrangements for your child - car
pool, etc. If transportation assignments are changed, please notify the center in
writing of the person authorized to pick up your child if it is not the usual person
responsible for this assigment. Verbal messages from the children cannot be accepted.
If you arrive late in the morning, please come in with your child and sign them in
so that we know he/she has arrived.
We will make announced field trips during the year, and we encourage you to come along.
Parking is limited! However, you may park in one of the three metered spaces near
the front entrance or in Tyus Hall or Food Services parking lots. Please do not park
in the front drive or our building. We need to keep a flow of traffic through here.
WE do have a teacher assistant at the front door at 7:40 a.m to greet your children
during drop-off time.
In general, we request that the children to not bring their toys from home. However,
books and tapes are acceptable. If special items are brought, please mark your child's
name clearly on them. Teachers's may initiate a show and tell day, at which time the
children are encouraged to bring an item to share. You will notified in advace of
Please let your child wear clothing that he/she will not be concerned about soiling.
We do many fun, "messy" activities. Also, please provide a change of clothing for
your child in case of an accident. Label all clothes, sweaters, coats, etc. with your
child's name so the clothes will not get lost.
We provide a mid-morning snack. Lunch is to be provided by you. A brown bag or lunch box, marked with your child's name will work. Please do not send food items that must be heated. A cold lunch can be balanced, include some vegetable sticks and fruit when possible.
Please send sweets only occasionally.
Drop in daycare is not available. We can recommend some excellent centers providing
full day and after school care in the Carrollton area.
Children in our program must be present 6 1/2 hours per day. This is a grant stipulation
and there is no flexibility. Parents need to undersand this commitment before they
enroll their children. If children are excessively tardy or absent, they will be dismissed
from the program. This is mandated by the Bright From the Start, Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning.