High Grove Early Childhood Center is located on High Grove Road and Winchester Avenue, neighboring Grandview High School.
At High Grove ECC we serve children from birth to age 5 years. Our programs include Early Headstart, Headstart, Title I Pre-K, Early Childhood Special Education, and Parents As Teachers. We also have the Success by 6 Resource Center!
HGECC serves more than 150 students. Its student demographics are 41% African-American, 19% Caucasian, 22% Hispanic, 17% Asian, Indian or other minority backgrounds.
We have more than 40 staff members that are committed to provided the best educational services to our students. They include 35 support staff and eight classroom teachers.
High Grove Early Childhood Center supports children in reaching their highest potential by utilizing developmentally appropriate practices in a safe and nurturing environment. By partnering with families, we build positive relationships which promote life-long learners.
Our building utilizes Conscious Discipline by Dr. Becky Bailey to "integrate classroom management and social-emotional learning." (www.consciousdiscipline.com). We focus on the regulation or our own emotions, assisting children to regulate their own emotions, cooperation, and developing problem solving skills in real-world situations. Ask any of our staff about how this looks at HGECC, we would love to share with you!