The Phillipsburg Early Childhood Program consists of comprehensive full-day preschool and kindergarten classes for children that reside in the town of Phillipsburg. Our preschool program includes partnerships with NORWESCAP HeadStart and ABC Playschool. Educational and support services include community outreach, social service support and an active parent involvement program. The children at ECLC are introduced to special area classes such as; library, art, physical education, world language, and science/social studies enrichment. All classrooms are equipped with Interactive Boards and desktop computers. Interactive learning tables are utilized in our Kindergarten program.
According to New Jersey Education Statute 18A:37-15, "School districts shall adopt a policy prohibiting harassment, intimidation or bullying on school property, at a school-sponsored function, or on a school bus."
The Phillipsburg School District, a proud and diverse learning community with a strong sense of tradition, ensures all students are afforded a safe, nurturing, and secure environment, while providing them with opportunities to be engaged in a rigorous and enriching program of study designed to prepare them for college and career. Mastery of the New Jersey Student Learning Standards empowers our graduates to become effective, lifelong learners and contributing members of their communities, representing the ideals of the Stateliner family