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This month CentroNía celebrated the success of 29 graduates from our first Amharic-language Child Development Associate (CDA) training program. View more pictures!
Este mes, CentroNía celebró el éxito de 29 graduados de nuestro primer programa de capacitación de Asociado en Desarrollo Infantil en el lenguaje Amárico (CDA). Ver más fotos!
CentroNía Family Bulletin | February 2020
Boletín de la familia de CentroNía | febrero 2020
Announcements | Anuncios
Is your child transitioning into or out of the Pre-K program? CentroNía will be offering a series of workshops for parents interested in learning more about our Pre-K program including curriculum, outcomes, and enrollment. Select a workshop depending on your child’s age by Sept 30, 2020.

  • February 4 @ 8:30am and 6:00pm for graduating Pre-K (5yrs)
  • February 5 @ 8:30am and 6:00pm for current Pre-K (4yrs)
  • February 6, Rising Pre-K (3yrs)
  • Upshur: 8:30am
  • Columbia Road: 6:00pm

Do you need help with your taxes? CentroNía is partnering once again with DC Community Tax Aid to offer bilingual free tax preparation for families on Saturdays, February 8-April 11. You must make an appointment in advance. To make appointments, please call:
  • Spanish: 202-869-2999 (leave a voicemail)
  • English: 202-830-1480

Do you need help applying to the My School DC lottery ? CentroNía will be hosting an information session and two application assistance sessions this month in partnership with My School DC.
  • Information Session:
  • February 20 from 4:30-5:30 PM at 1420 Columbia Road
  • Applications Assistance:
  • February 11 from 7-9:00 AM at 1420 Columbia Road
  • February 25 from 3:30-4:30 PM at 1420 Columbia Road

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¿Está su hijo entrando o saliendo del programa de Pre-K? CentroNía ofrecerá una serie de talleres para padres interesados ​​en aprender más sobre nuestro programa de Pre-K incluyendo el currículo, resultados e inscripción. Seleccione un taller según la edad de su hijo antes del 30 de septiembre de 2020.
  • 4 de febrero @ 8:30am and 6:00pm para estudiantes próximos a graduarse (5yrs)
  • 5 de febrero @ 8:30am and 6:00pm para estudiantes en Pre-K (4yrs)
  • 6 de febrero para estudiantes que van a comenzar el programa de Pre-K (3yrs)
  • Upshur: 8:30am
  • Columbia Road: 6:00pm

¿Necesitas ayuda con tus impuestos? CentroNía se está asociando una vez más con DC Community Tax Aid para ofrecer preparación gratuita de impuestos para las familias los sábados del 8 de febrero al 11 de abril. Debe hacer una cita con anticipación. Para hacer una cita, llame al:
  • Español: 202-869-2999 (deje un mensaje de voz)
  • Inglés: 202-830-1480

¿Necesitas ayuda para registrar a tu hijo en la lotería escolar de My School DC ? CentroNía organizará una sesión informativa y dos sesiones de asistencia para llenar la solicitud este mes en colaboración con My School DC.
  • Sesión de información:
  • 20 de febrero de 4: 30-5: 30PM en 1420 Columbia Road
  • Ayuda para llenar las solicitud:
  • 11 de febrero de 7 a 9:00AM. en 1420 Columbia Road
  • 25 de febrero de 3: 30-4:30 PM en 1420 Columbia Road
In the News | En las noticias
Fox 5 DC’s Maureen Umeh joined CentroNía for three live segments in the morning where she saw firsthand the work CentroNía’s teachers and staff are doing in the community every day!| Watch the segment

CentroNía parents John & Yaroslav shared their powerful story with The Washington Post and how, despite the challenges they face, CentroNía remains a place where they feel safe and supported. | Read the article
Important Dates this Month | Fechas importantes de este mes
February 5, 4:00-5:00 PM | 5 de febrero a las 4:00-5:00 PM
Dance Studio
On the 1st Wednesday of each month, CentroNía parents gather to participate in a free art activity you can replicate at home with your children!

February 7 , 1:00-2:00 PM | 7 de febrero a la 1:00-2:00 PM
Family Room 118WB
Come learn about Safe Sleep practices for your infant child and receive a free pack n’ play!

February 7, 2:00-4:00 PM | 7 de febrero a las 2:00-4:00 PM
Family Room 118WB
Do you need a car seat for your child? CentroNía provides a monthly bilingual training on car seat safety. Car seats are available for purchase for $20-$30. This event is for DC residents only.

February 13, 4-6:00 PM | 13 de febrero a las 4-6:00 PM
Dance Studio
Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, CentroNía’hosting a dance just for you! Join us for a fun family fiesta and dance to your kids’ favorite jams. Enjoy light refreshments and capture the moment with our free photo booth.

February 27, 3:30-5:30 PM | 27 de febrero a las 3:30-5:30 PM
Interested in learning about the home buying process in DC? Come join us the last Thursday of each month and take the first step towards achieving your dreams.
Zumba Classes @ CentroNía! | Clases de Zumba @ CentroNía
CentroNía invites you to join Eric Ruiz for weekly Zumba classes! You can dance with us once a week AND a portion of your entry fee will support the children and families in our community.

Classes are held every Tuesday from 7:00-8:00 PM in the Dance Studio at 1420 Columbia Road. The class costs $10 at the door.

Work @ CentroNía! | ¡Únete a nuestro equipo!
CentroNía is seeking qualified candidates to fill several openings. If you would like to apply please follow the links below to apply online. If you have any questions contact Barbara Adan, CentroNía Talent Acquisition Officer.

For more career opportunities, visit CentroNía's website
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