Carlsbad Municipal Schools

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We are kids of character.
Mission Statement:
The Early Childhood Education Center is an "I Can, Golden Rule" school that teaches the importance of the Six Pillars of Character Counts. In this inviting and nurturing environment, we encourage high behavioral and academic standards to instill a natural love for life-long learning. Our goal is to collaborate with families, community, and staff to accomplish our mission.
Address: 1801 W. Lea Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220
Phone: (575) 234-3303
Fax: (575) 234-3445
Joyce Lindauer
Sandra White
Assistant Principal


2015-2016 Start and End Times

7:45 - 2:20 for students who ride the buses
7:45 - 2:25 for students who get picked up from classrooms 19-32
7:45 - 2:30 for students who get picked up from classrooms 1-16

Kindergarten Early Registration

April 3 - 7, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Registration Requirements
Please bring the following forms for your entering child:
Birth Certificate
Immunization Record
Proof of Residence
Social Security Card (Optional)
Note: In the State of New Mexico, a child must be 5 before September 1st to enroll into Kindergarten.

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