a community initiative dedicated to ensuring that at least 80% of Waterville's 4th grade students read at or above proficiency level.

Welcome to Educare Central Maine!

A partnership between Waterville Public Schools, Kennebec Valley Community Action Program Early/Head Start and the philanthropic community.
 A high quality learning and development center partnering with families and communities to ensure school readiness for children birth to age five.

News & Events

GREAT NEWS! Educare chosen for the Hannaford Cause Bag program in October!

We are elated to share that Educare Central Maine has been chosen by the Waterville-Elm Plaza Hannaford as the latest beneficiary of the Hannaford Cause Bag program! Every time the reusable Hannaford Helps...
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Maine Head Start Report: 2017

The state of Maine has sixteen Head Start grantees, operating eleven Head Start (HS) programs, three American Indian & Alaska Native Head Start (AIAN HS) programs, and thirteen Early Head Start (EHS)...
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Maine's Technical Assistance Competencies

In late June 2017, nearly 70 technical assistance (TA) professionals from a wide range ofdisciplines who support Maine's diverse early childhood workforce, gathered in Hallowell, ME for the rollout of...
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