• The Early Learning Center is a part of the Special Education Department.  We are located about a half a block behind Centralia College, on the corner of Rock and Plum streets.  The Early Learning Center offers several early intervention programs through the Centralia school district.  Specialists in these programs include:  OT, PT, SLP, school Psychologist, Family Response Advocate and Special Education Teacher.  The Growing Together Program offers a multitude of services, ranging form screenings, assessments, family services, home visits, speech, occupational and physical therapies as well as several therapeutic play groups for children from birth to age three.   Beyond Words Preschool is a language based preschool for children with a delay in the area of speech and language and their typically developing peers.  Pathfinders Preschool is a preschool for children with a delay in one or more areas of development and their typically developing peers who turn 3 during the school year.  Bus transportation is provided for children as part of the IEP.  Community children from Centralia are served in all of these programs listed above.  Developmental screening referrals and application requests for community slots are welcome.
    Contact us at:
    Physical & Mailing Address:
    415 S. Rock Street
    Centralia, WA  98531
    Phone Number: (360) 736-5906
    Fax (360) 330-2222
    If you have additional questions, please contact:
    Alison Jenkins, Family Resource Advocate
    Megan Dougherty, Teacher
    Kate Pothier, Executive Director of Special Education at (360) 827-6446