WHS at Green Mountain Orchards!

This autumn, Westminster Head Start went on a field trip to Green Mountain Orchards! In addition to picking apples, we enjoyed delicious apple doughnuts and cider and were treated to a hay ride through the orchard. Thank you Green Mountain Orchards for hosting us and special thanks as well to all of the parents and […]

Meeting with Bernie!

Debra Gass, EES Executive Director (second from right) joined other Parent-Child Center Directors from across the state to meet with Bernie Sanders, US Senator to discuss highlights from the field of Early Care and Education and Family Development at the Ethan Allen Homestead in Burlington yesterday (9/20/2018).

First Day of School!

EES celebrated the first day of school last week! Our new school year has officially begun! On the days before the start of this new school year, our sites held Open Houses at each center for the children and their families to get to know their new classrooms and teachers. Our teachers worked hard to prepare […]

Pre-Service Training!

EES staff have finished their first week of Pre-service training and we are halfway through the second! We started with a kick-off Staff Retreat on Monday, August 20th at Alyson’s Orchard in Walpole, NH. with two dynamic workshops: “Gender is On the Agenda!” with Kari Smith and “The Multi-Generational Workplace” with Karen Blumberg and Jennifer […]

Congratulations Joe!

We are excited to share with all of you that Joe LeClair, one of our EES dads, was recently contacted by the people at the HGTV show “Treehouse Masters”! The show’s producers would like Joe and his construction company to appear on the show from August 13-29 in Newfane, Vermont.  Joe has two boys enrolled […]

Seeds with Chris Ellis!

Westminster Head Start Classroom 2 sure did have a great time learning all about seeds, and different foods with seeds. Our Nutritionist Chris Ellis came and did a wonderful presentation. We all enjoyed tasting all of the yummy things like avocado, snap peas, string beans, peppers, beets and sun flower seeds.   ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” […]

End of the Year Celebrations!

Our Westminster and Canal Street sites celebrated the end of another school year and the beginning of summer with snacks, songs, certificates, and stickers. Families also came to the sites to join the little ones in celebrating their growth and transition! We would like to give a big thank you to all the families that came […]

EES at the Strolling of the Heifers!

On Saturday, June 2, families and staff represented EES in the wildly popular Strolling of the Heifers parade in downtown Brattleboro. The Strolling of the Heifers, which began in 2002 as a small parade and festival that celebrated farmers and local food producers, is now a world famous parade, expo and street festival which draws […]

National Nurses Week!

In honor of National Nurses Week (May 6th through May 12th), we wanted to recognize and thank our nurses here at Early Education Services. Thank you Kelley (our Early Head Start nurse) and Cindy (our Head Start nurse)! Our nurses provide support to the classrooms and families as well as screenings and tracking well child […]

New Kitchen in Westminster!

Our new kitchen is now open at our Westminster Head Start centers! We now have the ability to offer more fresh local products than ever before and assure better safety with food allergies. Please also join us in welcoming Kathi as our brand new cook in Westminster!  In the photos you will see Kathi and […]