March 2018 Newsletter

ACCA has 3 preschools included in childcare: Early Preschool program for 3 year olds, Fab 4 for 4 year olds and 2 Kindergarten Readiness for children age 4 on or before Aug. 31, 2018.  If you have any questions please stop by the office.

The Chili Supper/silent auction and bake sale was a success.  Thank you for your support.  We raised $7500 towards tuck and pointing the bricks.  🙂

Kindergarten Round ups are here.  Remember your child must be 5 on or before August 31, 2018 to be eligible.

  • USD 409:  March 6th 8am-7pm & 7th 8-10am
  • Trinity Lutheran:  March 1st 3:45-6:30 pm
  • SBCS: March 13th 4-6:30pm

All schools require birth certificates, immunization records, social security cards and address verification.  (SBCS requires their baptism certificate as well)


Well-balanced meals are another important feature of the Atchison Child Care Center services.  Breakfast for Kindergarten and School Age children begins at 7:20 am.  Children must be here no later than 7:40 am if they are planning to eat breakfast, otherwise, children must eat at home.  Breakfast for Toddler, Nursery, Early Preschool/Fab 4 and Preschool begins at 8:00 am.  Children must be here no later than 8:15 am to eat breakfast.


Now your support goes 3 times as far.  From March 12-31, Amazon will triple the donation rate to 1.5% on your first eligible purchase at

Go to and Amazon donates to Atchison Child Care Assn.

Please see the attachment for more detail on amazonsmile.

Serve Weather Awareness Week – March 4-10

The Sirens will be tested on Tuesday, March 6th, for the 1st drill then, the 1st Wednesday of each month through September.  We will have a tornado drill during these months.

Upcoming fundraiser:

Red Wheel (dates to be announced). The money we raise will go towards tuck and point the bricks. More information to come.

March Calendar: 2nd – Dr. Seuss Day / Oero Day

6th – Trinity Early Dismiss

9th – 409/SBCS No School

14th – 409 Early Release

17th – St. Patrick’s Day (Parade)

19th-23rd – 409 Spring Break see daily activities

26th-30th – SBCS No School

29th – Trinity No School

30th – All No School

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