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Lake Highlands Christian Child Enrichment Center

9919 McCree Road
Dallas, TX 75238

Phone:
(214) 348-1123

Website:

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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Teacher-Led

From the Director:

Children should be allowed to be children. Learning should be fun.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

It is the desire of the Lake Highlands Christian Child Enrichment Center to provide a Christian atmosphere in which to teach and nurture children, families, and staff. Teachers are encouraged to develop a loving relationship with each student and to exhibit healthy, positive attitudes. LHCCEC staff members are trained and expected to support a cooperative, encouraging, and trusting environment for families. Staff members are expected to understand developmentally appropriate practice and are encouraged to pursue a genuine Christ-centered love for each child.

A Typical Day

Arrival - monitored centers. Morning snack. Circle Time. Outdoors/gross motor activities. Lunch. Quiet Time. Free Play. Afternoon snack. Music/rhythm. Circle Time. Outdoors. Preparation for parent pick-up.

Home-School Connection

Home-School Connection: From the Director

E-mail/phone; Skills checklist; Take-home folders/memos; Parent-Teacher Conference.

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school

Separation

Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Extra staff dedicated to handle separation