Early Childhood Director's Corner

John Cary Early Childhood Director's Corner...

On behalf of the students, parents, faculty and staff, allow me to welcome you to the John Cary Early Childhood Center! I am delighted to be the Director of such an outstanding program.

At John Cary, your child will discover new friends and learn new skills through a safe environment that nurtures the whole child. Our teachers, paraprofessionals, therapists and support staff are highly qualified in their area of expertise.

Just a few of our program highlights include:

  • Interactive SMART Boards
  • Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) Gold Level Recipient
  • Character Education Promising Practices Award recipient, and Honorable Mention for State School of Character
  • Program Wide “Take Care Code:” Take Care of Yourself, Take Care of Each Other, Take Care of Your School, Take Care of Your World
  • Integrated curriculum in seven core content areas utilizing a constructivist approach
  • Inclusion program made up of children with disabilities and children without disabilities
  • Actively involved PTO
  • Many opportunities to be involved!
These are just a few of several reasons why John Cary is a wonderful place for your child to develop and grow. We always welcome your thoughts and ideas! I am looking forward to working withall of you and forming a strong partnership between home and school.


Dr. Ann Westbrook
Director of Mehlville Early Childhood

Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2021 Intrado Corporation. All rights reserved.