Early Childhood

Grades 11-12
Child Development is a two year program designed for students who wish to pursue a career in Early Childhood Education. Graduates are prepared to continue as an early childhood teacher at Head Start or in a private institution. Students will focus on children ages 3-5. In addition to classwork, 480 hours will be spent working in a state approved early childhood facility.

Certification
Students will prepare for the Child Development Associate Certification. Upon graduation, students will be eligible to take this national certification test.

Possible employers after college: Head start, local schools