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Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and per the order of the Governor of Pennsylvania, PIC is closed until further notice. We are accepting applications to save a spot for Summer Camp 2020 (application fees/deposit/payment are not required at this time). Our plans for summer camp will be finalized once we...
And we want to thank Common Sense for this great video!
from Assistant Executive Director Jessica Carter We can’t believe it’s May! This month, the Early Learning Program team continues its dedication to support our families through these difficult times. We have heard feedback that some families are craving more insight into the whys and hows of a...
Thank you to PIC's longtime friends and owners of West Philly's Metropolitan Bakery & Cafe, Jim and Marcy Lilly, for holding their annual Cindy Days last week! This year, Cindy Days, raised $1,000 for PIC's Cindy Fund. Jim and Marcy established Cindy Days in 2016 to celebrate Metropolitan's...
During PIC's closure due to COVID-19, teachers are keeping connected to families in so many amazing ways. See video below. Get ready for some pre-literacy play and dancing with PIC Teacher Cynthia Brown.
During PIC's closure due to COVID-19, teachers are keeping connected to families in so many amazing ways. See video below. As we navigate through an uncertain time of isolation, Kia is sharing inspiration through song. More from Kia: Good Food Power
During PIC's closure due to COVID-19, teachers are keeping connected to families in so many amazing ways. Falcons Teacher Ben Wasman gives an overview of percussion instruments. A member of a jazz ensemble at Penn, Ben shares his music and a wide variety of percussion instruments from his basement...
During PIC's closure due to COVID-19, teachers are keeping connected to families in so many amazing ways. Join Sunshines Teacher Cosmo Castaldi on a tour of his family's farm in California. (4 min)
from Assistant Executive Director Jessica Carter As we head into our sixth week away from PIC, our primary focus continues to be the social-emotional development of your children. We know this is an especially challenging time for children and families, as everyone is coping with individual at-home...
Here are some answers our families and friends may be looking for about our re-opening, staffing and staff support, tuition, supporting children, summer and fall for school age children, PIC sustainability and how you can help. How do we get in touch with PIC? Email is the best mode of communication...