Reopening The JCC
Early Childhood Center and K-6 Childcare

Creating a safe and healthy environment for your children and our staff is our highest priority. In accordance with governmental orders and guidelines, we are taking extra precautions to help our community stay safe and healthy. In addition, we are asking you – our parents – to partner with us by adhering to health guidelines, open & honest communication, and patience.



Hours of Operation

  • Hours of operation will be 8:00am to 5pm
  • Parents may choose between two enrollment options: 5 full days a week or 3 full days a week (M,W,F); more options may become available over the next few months

Cleaning Protocols

  • The entire facility will be deep cleaned and disinfected prior to opening
  • Staff will be trained on specific protocols and expected to disinfect classroom toys, eating surfaces, cots and cribs, buggies, cars & large toys, balls or smaller items, sandbox toys

Drop Off and Pick Up Procedures

  • ECC participants must enter through the ECC entrance on the North side of the building
  • Parents will not be permitted to enter the building; staff will meet the children outside
  • Parents must get their child out of the car seat and staff will bring the children to the classroom, where the teachers will meet them at the door
  • Children will immediately wash hands upon entering the classrooms
  • Teachers will wear gloves when accepting items from the parents

Staff Procedures and Training

  • All people entering the JCC need to follow the PPE guidelines that include:
    • All teachers must wear a mask while at the JCC.
    • Prior to the first day, all staff will receive extensive training on the new protocols we have in place

 Response If People Are Sick

  • If there is a confirmed case of COVID-19 at the JCC, staff leadership will follow the guidance from the Health Department that includes protocols for closing, investigating, cleaning and reopening
  • The JCC will communicate quickly and transparently