For the first time since May of 2019, the trucks were back! That's right, Truck Day returned to the J this week and we can't thank our partners enough. Take a look at the fun and who made the day so great.
Our annual Purim Parade with the J's Early Childhood School is a highlight every year. From superheros to cute animals, smiles all around. Enjoy some of our favorite pics from yesterday.
Many young children dream of having a pony or going to Disneyland. Carrie Stull, the J’s Director of Early Childhood, dreamed of having a bat mitzvah. Now, decades later, her dreams are finally coming true.
On June 17 and 18, the SJCC's Early Childhood School held completion ceremonies for its PreK and Kindergarten classrooms. We were so excited to be able to welcome immediate families back to the J to celebrate with their children.
During the week of Joe Biden's inauguration as 46th President of the United States, members of Ms. Schuman's kindergarten class at the J's Early Childhood School wrote him letters. And this week they got a response. Enjoy!
Truck Day was back in 2021 and it was an entire week! While it was different than previous years, it was filled with exploration, learning, lots of fun, and, of course, trucks. Take a look at this amazing week!
Each month the ECS leadership team chooses an article related to early childhood education that the faculty can read and reflect on. Read more from our teachers here.
When schools closed due to COVID-19 last March, Frank faced three bored kids at home needing attention, and a team of employees depending on his business for their livelihoods. When ECS reopened last July it provided much-needed stress relief—and a path forward.
Working from home and managing two young girls was a challenge for the Gandert family. Now that ECS has reopened, they're grateful for the education, community, and normalcy their kids are enjoying - even in this difficult year.
An annual tradition at the J is the Early Childhood School Purim Parade. We had lots of fun and wanted to share that fun (and some smiles too...). Enjoy!