Child Plus Fair Recap

Monticello Elementary student Emily Gregory enjoyed hanging out with Clifford the DogWayne County Schools were well represented at the annual Child Plus Fair on Saturday, May 1. Families learned about school opportunities, enrollment, and a variety of services available to youngsters in the community. Wayne County Schools Family Resource Center Directors Leslie Randall and Kendra Patton co-chaired the event which was held outdoors this year at Memorial Park.

Checking out QR codes that provided parents with enrollment information

Walker Early Learning Center Staffers (l-r:) Chelsea Dobbs and DeShay Dishman checking out QR codes that provided parents with enrollment information. They assisted families who attended the annual Child Plus Fair.

nJune Johnson receives a goodie bag from Kendra Patton

June Johnson receives a goodie bag from Walker Early Learning Center FRC Director Kendra Patton

 Co-Chairs Leslie Randall and Kendra Patton

 Early Childhood Council Child Plus Fair Co-Chairs Leslie Randall and Kendra Patton

 Sharlene Prince handed soon-to-be Preschooler Belle McClain a packet

 WC Preschool Teacher Sharlene Prince handed soon-to-be WC Preschooler Belle McClain a packet

Alyana Myers was excited to see her preschool teacher as she signed up for Kindergarten.

Preschool Teacher Sharlene Prince was glad to welcome her preschool student Alyana Myers who is enrolling in kindergarten.

Preschool Teacher Nicki Prince scans QR codes

Preschool Teacher Nicki Prince passed out information to the Barber family

Public Librarian Anne Garner was happy to supply books to young readers including to upcoming preschooler Lillian Morrow

Public Librarian Anne Garner was happy to supply books to young readers including to upcoming WC preschooler Lillian Morrow

Walker Early Learning Center Preschool Instructional Assts. greeted families

Walker Early Learning Center Preschool Instructional Assistants Lisa Jones and Shirley Hughes handed out balloons to the youngsters. These ladies also help transport preschoolers four days a week.

Healthy Kids Clinic

The Cumberland Family Healthy Kids Clinic professionals serving Wayne County Schools in a variety of roles included (l-r:) Dawnette West, Kristina Morrow TaShea Appleby, Rebecca Albright, Kristi Neal, and Stephanie Davis. 

Cumberland Family Clinics Receptionist and Dental Bus Driver had the mobile unit at the event.

Cumberland Family Clinics Receptionist and Dental Bus Driver had the mobile unit at the event. The mobile unit which includes two dental exam rooms and a waiting room has visited Wayne County Schools on multiple occasions to provide preventative dental services to students.

Jacklyn Tucker had fun hula hooping at the Wayne County Hospital booth

Jacklyn Tucker had fun hula hooping at the Wayne County Hospital Booth

 WC Hospital Dir of Rehab Annie Moons chatted with Katlynne Tucker

 WC Hospital Director of Rehab Annie Moons chatted with Katlynne Tucker regarding pediatric services

Circuit Court Clerk Patricia Lay manned the Defensive Action Against Drugs booth

Circuit Court Clerk Patricia Lay manned the Defensive Action Against Drugs booth handing out books

Ryleigh Bryant and Tynsleigh Shelton with Samantha Shelton at the fair

Ryleigh Bryant and Tynsleigh Shelton with Samantha Shelton at the fair

Kristen Coy was greeted by Sasha Chaplin

Kristen Coy was greeted by Walker Early Learning Center Counselor Sasha Chaplin

Monticello Elementary 5th grader Emily Gregory with Clifford the dog

Monticello Elementary 5th grader Emily Gregory with Clifford the Dog, who delighted youngsters

Kindergarten Teacher Jill Allen with WC Preschooler Ellee Upchurch

WC Kindergarten Teacher Jill Allen with WC Preschooler Ellee Upchurch