Summer STEAM

2019 Summer Reception & Golf Classic

Fox 8 Highlights Infant & Toddler Program and The Special Children’s School

2019 Reception Photos

We are forever grateful to have such amazing supporters on our team. Thank you to everyone who came out to our Summer Reception and giving so generously of your time and treasure. CLICK HERE to see the full album of reception photos.

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Summer STEAM

It was a fun seven weeks of summer fun - we learned all about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math! Check out our video to see it all for yourself!  

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Launching Rockets!

Today we were so lucky to welcome Jimmy Lasecki and his wife Eva to The CFEC. Jimmy had a long career with Lockheed Martin - and worked on actual rocket launches - so who better to teach our kids about them this summer. Each class had the opportunity to decorate their...

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Summer STEAM is Full Speed Ahead!

The 2019 Summer Program will run from June 24 - August 9 and is open to children who attend The Children's Center, The Special Children's and Petree Elementary School. The focus of our inclusive summer learning is Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math.

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2019 Unfolding Possibilities

This year's Unfolding Possibilities Luncheon introduced close to 140 guests to The Bines Family. Morgan (17) and her parents - Sylvia and Eddie - and her brother Terrell were incredibly thoughtful in sharing their stories and journey. Close to $80,000 was raised to...

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Chris Gentry Named “Children’s Champion”

CFCE's Family Support Network Director, Chris Gentry was named a 2019 "Children's Champion" by the Childcare Resource Center in Winston-Salem. Chris was honored, along with Judge Bill Reingold, at a community luncheon in April.  "There is no person more committed and...

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We’ll Miss You, Karen Young!

Karen Young has worked with the Centers for Exceptional Children and The Special Children's School for more than seventeen years, and March 15, 2019 will be her final day as our Director of Childcare and Licensure. Karen has accepted a Childcare Consultant position...

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Read Across America Reading Parties!

SIGN UP TO BE A GUEST READER! - Our students love when guests visit and read their favorite Dr. Seuss book so sign up today. Friday, March 1, 2019 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ The Children’s Center Friday, March 8, 2019 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ The Special Children’s School...

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