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Week of November 30, 2020

Hempstead Early Childhood Center

Important Parent Information - Informacion Importante para los padres

We want all of our students and staff to be safe when returning from Thanksgiving Break. Everyone returning will be required to submit a COVID-19 Screener Form before entering the building. Please be sure to complete the form at the end of the break and send it back with your student.

  • Car Riders

    • Must have the form completed

    • Make sure it is visible by ECC staff when unloading student

  • Bus Riders

    • Completed forms must be in their backpack

    • If there is no form, parents will be contacted by ECC staff to arrange student pickup.

Please remember, you must fill out the form on Monday, November 30th, for your student to be allowed on campus and not sent home.

Queremos que todos nuestros estudiantes y personal estén sanos cuando regresen de las vacaciones de Acción de Gracias. Todos los que regresen deberán presentar un formulario de evaluación COVID-19 antes de entrar al edificio.

  • Pasajeros de coches

    • Debe tener el formulario completo.

    • Asegúrese de que sea visible para el personal de ECC al descargar al estudiante.

  • Pasajeros de autobús

    • Los formularios completados deben estar en su mochila

    • Si no hay un formulario, el personal de ECC se comunicará con los padres para organizar la recogida del estudiante.

Recuerde, debe completar el formulario el lunes 30 de noviembre para que su estudiante pueda ingresar a clases y no sea enviado a casa..


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Winterland Adventure Express (drive-thru)

Wednesday, Dec. 16th, 5pm

524 Austin Street

Hempstead, TX

Drive-thru holiday fun at HECC. Must be registered to attend. (Details to come)

What's on the Menu?


Monday -Lucky Charms Cereal

Tuesday - Maple Breakfast on a Stick

Wednesday - Egg, Cheese, Turkey Sausage, and potato breakfast wrap

Thursday - Apple Cinnamon Cheerios

Friday - Mini Strawberry Pancakes


Monday - Juicy Hamburger

Tuesday - Golden Chicken Corn Dog

Wednesday - Cheesy Nachos

Thursday - Breaded Chicken Patty Sandwich

Friday - Pepperoni and Jalapeno Pizza


Monday - Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich

Tuesday - Golden Chicken Corn Dog

Wednesday - Juicy Hamburger

Thursday - Sunbutter and Grape Jelly Sandwich

Friday - Chicken Nuggets

Birthday Party Order Form

Let us treat your student on their special day! You can order these tasty birthday treats from the cafeteria for your child's WHOLE CLASS (as to not exclude any students), and we will deliver them to the classroom. It’s the perfect way to celebrate!

Paw-Riffic Awards

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Mickey/Minnie Mouse Day

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A Look Inside the Classroom

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Hempstead Early Childhood Beliefs

Mission Statement: ECC students are provided a quality education that meets highly qualified standards to prepare to be school ready by the end of 2 instructional years.

Vision: ECC students are Kindergarten ready.

Motto: One Town, One Team, One Goal

Goals for all Students:

  • Develop Literacy Skills

  • Acquire a Core of Essential of Knowledge and Skills through the PK Guidelines

  • Become a Disciplined and Motivated Learner

  • Develop a Sense of Well-Being

  • Live Responsible

Pick and Drop Off Time Information

School Hours

7:30 am - 3:00 pm

Car Riders

Drop Off Times

  • 7:10-7:30, after 7:30 the student will be tardy and parents must escort the student to the door and sign them in.

Dismissal Times

  • 3:00-3:20, after 3:20 parents must sign the student out at the door.
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