Welcome to Wayne County & Ocean Springs, MS
It is with great pleasure that we welcome Wayne County and Ocean Springs, Mississippi into the Excel By 5 family of communities who are making a difference for Mississippi’s youngest citizens.
Wayne County, MS - Please join us in welcoming Wayne County into the family of Excel By 5 communities. With the initial contact from MS Power District Manager, Annie McMillian, interested parties came together to consider Excel By 5. After meeting and organizing, Sean Dunlap with the Wayne County Economic Development District, representatives from the County School District and others have teamed together to work on becoming a certified Early Childhood Community. Amanda Cooley, with the Wayne County School District will serve as Certification Manager.
Ocean Spring, MS - Also please join us in welcoming Ocean Spring, MS. After meeting with Superintendent, Dr. Bonita Coleman Potter and Assistant Superintendent Dr. Christopher Williams Sr., several informational meetings were held including a presentation to the Ocean Spring School Board. Other organizations were engaged and Ocean Springs is ready to begin the journey to become certified. Teresa Callahan and Alyson Creel will serve as certification managers.
Please join me in welcoming Wayne County and Ocean Springs as our 37th and 38th Excel By 5 Communities.
Southern Sites Meeting
The Central Clarke County Excel By 5 coalition will host the Excel By 5 Southern Regional Sites Meeting on Monday, April 20, 2015 in Quitman, MS. The meeting will be held in the library of Quitman High School, 210 S Jackson Avenue, from 9:30 am- 2:00 pm. Please contact your sites coordinator if you need more information.
Northern Sites Meeting
The Excel By 5 Northern Sites Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 from 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM. The meeting will be held in Hernando, MS at the Hampton Inn, 2675 McIngvale Rd. The final agenda and details will be emailed out soon. Please contact your sites coordinator if you have any questions or need additional information.
Please Visit Excel By 5 Community Pages
Excel By 5 continues to grow. Please take a few moments and visit our community pages to learn more about the great things happening to support children ages 0-5.