SYC News

SYC Workshop – March 10th

Raising Race Conscious Children
Sunday, March 10th 7pm


We often avoid talking about race with our young children but research has shown that children notice similarities and differences between people. When we are silent, they are left to draw their own conclusions about … read more.

SYC Now Accepting 2024-25 School Year Applications

SYC’s 2024-25 school year application and scholarship application are now available on Jovial. Submit applications by noon on February 16, 2024 for best possible placement and tuition assistance. Children must be at least 2 years old by September 30, 2024 in order to attend SYC. … read more.

SYC Auction Thanks!

SYC Annual Scholarship Auction

On behalf of the SYC Auction Team, THANK YOU to all who participated: donated items, helped organize, setup and run this annual event.  And another successful year thanks to the folks who bid on items, purchased food & drink and donated to … read more.

SYC Annual Scholarship Auction

November 10th from 6:30-8:30pm


SYC Annual Scholarship Auction
11/10, 6:30-8:30 pm

Enjoy good food, drinks, and time with others. Tables of treasures, experiences, services, and gift cards will go to the highest silent auction bidder. All you have to do is snag a bidder number and keep … read more.

Special Author Visit

Special Community Event for Parents and Caregivers of Young Children
Wed. 10/25, 6:30 PM, First UU Church


The School for Young Children has invited Heather Shumaker of It’s OK Not to Share to talk about All Feelings are OK; All Behavior Isn’t. … read more.

Why We Do The Hard Things

Why we do the hard things
by Amy Rudawsky (SYC Co-Director)

Last Sunday, as I started my usual weekend morning routine of grabbing my phone and casually scrolling through social media, the title of an article caught my eye on one of the pages … read more.

SYC Registration Open!

The School for Young Children (SYC) impacts not only children but families.  We are a safe, supportive community in which to learn and grow as a family.

Registration is open now for the 2023-24 school year.  Scholarships available.  Details online at the SYC website; … read more.