Entries by Jim Wiese


    Practice is underway for our 43rd Annual ECCDC Graduation.  This year Graduation will be held at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido in the Center Theater on Wedneasday June 28 beginning at 6 pm.                                                Each graduating student will receive a back pack of school supplies generously donated by the Escondido East Rotary Club […]

Las Patronas Provides Needed I-PADS

ECCDC received a generous donation from the members of Las Patronas. The grant helped us to purchase 16 new I-PADS to be used by our classroom teachers and staff.  The IPADS will be used for recording  classroom activities and measurements of key domains for school readiness, for each student. Las Patronas has been generously donating […]

Field Trip to California Center for the Arts Escondido

ECCDC Preschool students made a trip to the California Center for the Arts Escondido Museum for some Art education. Students explored the museum art displays and participated in an art lesson led by the Museum docents. Thank you to the Arts Center staff, docents and educational program series for introducing ECCDC students to the arts!


ECCDC Site Supervisor Marcela Johnston celebrates 20 years as an ECCDC employee on February 13. Marcela started with ECCDC in 1997 as a teachers aide and is now in charge of the agencies oldest center, the Lorraine H. Boyce Child Development Center. Congratulations Marcela and thank you for your loyal service to ECCDC.


All parents are invited to attend the Positive Solutions for Families classes being held this month at the Ruth Clothier Center on Lincoln Avenue.  The classes are open to all parents and begin at 5:30 pm.  Dinner is served and child care is available. If you would like to attend please contact your Site Supervisor.  […]