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East Hartford's Early Learning Center Fully Enrolled

East Hartford's Early Learning Center Fully Enrolled

The school district's Early Childhood Learning Center was fully enrolled at the start of its first year, School Superintendent Nathan Quesnel said Monday.

Based in the former Hockanum Elementary School, the state- and federally-funded center serves 300 students in programs meant to give three- and four-year-olds a "fair start" in their education, Quesnel said. Adult programs also are offered, and on a recent visit to the center, Quesnel said he saw kids learning while their parents attended an English as a Second Language...

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