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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson Unified School District is hosting two informational meeting for its new Infant & Early Learning Centers and both are happening this week.

The sessions are - April 23 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.. at 2110 W. Brichta Drive (site of the former Brichta Elementary School) and April 24 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at 5145 E. 5th St. (at the Duffy Student Service Center). 

Staff will be on hand to answer the public's questions about the new Learning Centers and the services they will provide.  The new learning centers will be located at two former elementary schools - Brichta and Schumaker (501 N. Maguire Ave.).  Both are scheduled to open July 1.

According to a TUSD release the centers will be open to public enrollment for children ages 2 to 5 years old.  Infant care for children six weeks to 2 years old will be available as a benefit for TUSD employees. 

Registration packets will be accepted at both meetings. To complete registration, parents need to bring the child's original birth certificate, proof of immunizations and $150 registration fee/deposit. They can also register children at School Community Services, 1010 E. 10th Street, Bldg. B, Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to noon.
The centers are an initiative from TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez, who wants to offer a quality childcare option for TUSD employees and their relatives as well as the public.

To learn more about the centers, rates, and program information, please go online to www.tusd1.org/earlylearningcenter.

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