Early Childhood Area Board to Meet Tonight

preschool education

CHARLES CITY- The Floyd, Mitchell, and Chickasaw Early Childhood Iowa Area Board will meet today for their regular meeting. The board will have a first reading of bylaw revisions and review the organization’s current policies and procedures. Other items on the agenda include a review of board minutes and financial information. FMC Early Childhood Iowa administers two grants in Floyd, Mitchell, and Chickasaw counties. A 10-member local citizen board oversees the grants, specifically dedicated to children ages birth to 5. The grants support services that include home and group visitation programs, preschool scholarships, Head Start preschool services, literacy programs, and support to home and center child care providers.

The meeting will take place today at the Charles City Public Library meeting room at 6:30. The public is welcome.