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Early Childhood Program



Karen Rachetta, CPSE Chair
(607) 277-3060
Deb Mahool, Senior Typist
(607) 274-2208
Ginna McCormick, CPSE Senior Typist
(607) 277-3060
The Ithaca City School District Prekindergarten program provides comprehensive educational programs designed to meet the learning needs and styles of preschoolers. Working in partnership with families and staff to create a safe, caring, learning environment that is both supportive and challenging for children. The ICSD has been providing early childhood education programs for 4-year-olds at local elementary schools since 1975. Programs are supported by a variety of funding sources including: NYS Preschool Special Education, Head Start, NYS Universal Prekindergarten and Ithaca City School District support.

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