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Our Mission is to inspire and prepare all students to realize their potential and enhance our global community.


Irene Garneau
Department Supervisor of Early Childhood

School Readiness Council


Notice Requests For Proposals (RFP) Available For West Hartford School Readiness Grant Program-Legal Notice Fiscal Year 2019 (July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020)


The West Hartford School Readiness Council is soliciting proposals for School Readiness Programs or contracted spaces for West Hartford three and four year old children for early care and education. Programs are being solicited pursuant to CT General Statutes (CGS) Sec. 10-16o. - 10-16u. Programs and services must meet the CT School Readiness General Policies and West Hartford School Readiness Policies.


To obtain a copy of the Request for Proposal please contact:

Joyce Cowles, West Hartford School Readiness Liaison

Charter Oak International Academy

425 Oakwood Avenue

West Hartford, CT 06110



Completed proposals for programs must be submitted electronically as a PDF by April 17, 2019 no later than 5:00 pm. A completed single-sided hard copy of the application, plus original hard copy signature pages must also be received by April 17, 2019.


Technical assistance for new programs seeking to apply for West Hartford School Readiness slots is available upon request.



West Hartford Quality Enhancement Request for Proposal - 2019


The West Hartford School Readiness Council is accepting proposals for its Quality Enhancement Grant Initiative.The purpose of the Quality Enhancement Grant is to provide funding which supports early childhood programs to address quality preschool standards and to expand comprehensive services for children and families. Services must be provided between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.


We are seeking proposals for on-site services to West Hartford School Readiness Programs with a priority for: library/media services for young children, technology/screen time and early childhood trauma-informed practices.


To receive a copy of the RFP contact:


Proposals for grants must be received by email no later than April 12, 2019.


Original hard-copy with signature pages must be postmarked no later than  April 12, 2019 and mailed to:

Joyce Cowles
Charter Oak International Academy
425 Oakwood Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06110






Monitoring Form


General Policies for CT State Funded Early Childhood Programs


General Policies:


Memorandum of Agreement GP-B06




    3-11-19 Council Minutes


    10-22-18 Council Minutes


    2-26-2018 Council Minutes


10-23-2017 Council Minutes


6-12-2017 Council Minutes


4-25-2017 Council Minutes


3-13-2017 Council Minutes


11-14-2016 Council Minutes


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