Who we are...
The Early Childhood Department offers
services for students and parents during the
early stages of growth. We provide Help Me
Grow/Home Visiting, Preschool, and Disability
Services for families residing in Mahoning &
surrounding Counties. The department also
offers literacy-rich classrooms with a
curriculum that is aligned with the Ohio's Early
Learning Standards. We provide assessment,
instruction and special services such as
speech, occupational and physical therapy at
no cost to those children who qualify.
What we do...
The Mahoning County Educational Service
Center Early Childhood Department will reach
out to families to ensure awareness, encourage
enrollment and engagement in the scope of
ESC programs, and provide evidence-based
practices as measured by the Early Learning
Assessment to demonstrate that children enter
Kindergarten at their optimum level of school
readiness.Kimberly S. Monachino, Ed.D.
Director of Early Childhood
and Pupil Services330.533.8755 ext. 1022