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July 30 Update Regarding Mask-Wearing on ICSD Campuses
The TCHD is issuing a Health Advisory encouraging all residents, regardless of vaccination status, to wear a mask while indoors around others, thus masking is universally in effect while indoors, on ICSD campuses. Masking remains optional outdoors.

Early Childhood Program



Deborah Jordan, Educator for Inclusion (CPSE)
(607) 277-3060 / (607) 274-2208
Deb Mahool, Senior Typist
(607) 274-2208
Ginna McCormick, CPSE Senior Typist
(607) 277-3060
The Ithaca City School District Early Childhood/Pre-Kindergarten 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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