Message from our Principal, Nicole Johnson

Green Bay Early Childhood Center – Winter Festival

On Thursday, February 16, the North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP) and the Green Bay Early Childhood Center (GBECC) hosted Winter Festival for GBECC students and their families. In celebration of all things “February” the three themes for the evening were Black History Month, Valentine’s Day and Winter and, through a variety of hands-on activities, students…

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National Literacy Month

In honor of National Literacy Month, the team at the Green Bay Early Childhood Center and NCCP worked together to organize a few initiatives to foster a love of reading, both at school and at home!   Literacy Bag/Reading Log– As literacy month kicked-off, NCCP donated a literacy bag for each GBECC student to take…

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Fire Prevention Week

In October, we had the North Chicago Fire Department talked to the children about fire prevention/safety. Did you know… Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 fire that left 100,000 homeless, destroyed more than 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres. The fire began on October 8, but continued…

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Neither snow nor rain nor heat…

Karen is the name of the kind Mail lady who made the experience happen for these Green Bay students. They delivered their first letter and were very excited. The activity was part of their Ezra Jack Keats Author’s Study and his book “A Letter to Amy”. Some children were able to write their own letters…

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Teacher Appreciation Week

Women’s Leadership Council of Lake County started off the week with surprising our wonderful teachers with an amazing breakfast. Our Teachers are the best, we truly appreciate their hard work! -Green Bay office staff

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Green Bay Vision Statement
We believe that a partnership between parents and staff fosters our children’s school success by giving parents an opportunity for input and collaboration. In our safe and nurturing environment, children will have enriching experiences that build self confidence, encourage curiosity and promote problem solving. We will strive to develop school readiness skills which encompass social emotional, literacy, math, physical, cognitive and creative abilities.
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