Kindergarten registration

The Jacques Memorial Elementary School is now accepting Kindergarten Registrations for all students who turn 5 years old by September 30, 2022. They are also accepting 1st grade registrations for families who are new to Milford. *If your child attended Kindergarten at Jacques Memorial School they are automatically registered for first grade. Please call Jacques Memorial…

Annual Week of the Young Child

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is once again inviting educators and families to participate in their annual Week of the Young Child (WOYC) April 4 – April 8. Recognized in early childhood classrooms across the US, this annual event aims to raise awareness of the importance of positive, high-quality learning…

What is Executive Function?

What is Executive function? Executive function and self-regulation skills are the mental processes that enable us to plan, focus attention, remember instructions, and juggle multiple tasks successfully. These skills are crucial for learning, healthy development, and positive behavior. Children aren’t born with these skills—they are born with the potential to develop them. How can parents…