Meridith-Dunbar Early Childhood Academy

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Arrival and Dismissal Information

Welcome Back to School !
MEET THE TEACHER NIGHT is August 24 from 5:30-6:30
First Day for Students August 28, 2017
Breakfast 7:30-8:00 in the cafeteria  
Classrooms 8:00-3:00
Dismissal 3:00
Early Supper 3:20-3:45 ( free to all children 0-18 years of age)
Little Wildcat Enrichment Center  Hours of operation 3:00-5:30 fee based program
Drop off and Pick Up Details:
The main entrance is located on Ave J.Our doors are open for students to enter the building at 7:30 on South 30th street for breakfast. If you arrive after 8:00 o'clock the students will need to be accompanied to the front door on Ave J. by an adult. This is for the safety of all students. Dismissal time is 3:00 on Ave J.At dismissal time remember to have your dismissal sign in your car or if you walk up. If you do not have your sign you must have your ID and must be on the pickup list to pick up a student.  Early supper is at 3:20 and ends at 3:45. Ages 0-18  are welcome to eat. All  students  must  be picked up by 3:45.
LWEC provides after school care for our Meridith students daily from 3:00-5:30. This care is a fee based program.
Mission Statement:
At MDECA, we serve young children and their families in a safe, nurturing environment, creating a foundation for optimal learning by providing tools  and teaching core values aimed at developing the whole child.
 Vision Statement:
Our vision at MDECA is that every student will realize the opportunity to be a lifelong learner with good moral character, determination to reach their potential and be successful responsible citizens in the community.