Excel By 5 Resolution (109.00 KB)
Excel By 5 Board of Supervisors Resolution
North Madison County Excel By 5 Resource Manual (329.00 KB)
Excel By 5 is an innovative initiative designed to encourage and assist communities to become actively involved in preparing children for kindergarten and first grade. The Madison County Business League & Foundation serves as Co-Lead Agencies for the North Madison County Excel By 5 initiative. For more information go to www.excelby5.com .
In Recognition of "National Week of the Young Child": April 24-28, 2017 Read More
The North Madison County Excel By 5 Coalition hosted a Excelebration on Saturday, April 9, 2016, at the MSU Early Childhood Education Resource Center in Canton to announce certification as an early childhood community. Read More
To celebrate certification as an Early Childhood Community, the North Madison County
Excel by 5 Steering Committee announces an Excelebration event on Saturday, April 9, 2016, from 10:00 - 12:00 noon at the Central MS Resource and Referral
Center (Grand Old Post Office ) in Canton, MS. Special guest will be First Lady Deborah Bryant.
The Early Years Network and Excel By 5 are hosting a grand opening
event for the Central Mississippi Resource and Referral Center in Canton, MS.
Congratulations and Thank You! Read More
The North Madison County Excel By 5 Coalition held a Fall Festival Community Meeting on Thursday, October 29, 2015, at the Friends of Children Childcare center in Flora, MS. Over 90 parents and children attended. The Parents were excited to receive the Pre-Kindergarten Assessment tools and the children participated in a Halloween costume contest. Read More
Fall Festival Party to be held October 29, 2015 at the Dr. Marvin Hogan Head Start/Early Head Start Center in Flora. Read More
The North Madison County Excel By 5 Coalition hosted the 4th annual Health Fair & Back to School event on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at St. Paul AME Zion Church in Canton, Miss. The successful event allowed families from Canton and North Madison County to receive information on the importance of early childhood education and reading to their young children prior to entering kindergarten, healthy eating and hygiene habits, planning for their children’s financial future and fun face painting and games. Read More
With the renovation of the historic Old Madison County C o u r t h o u s e located on the square in Canton, the MSU Extension Service has announced a new location for the Early Childcare Resource & Referral Center. It will move across the street to the Grand Old Post Office at 175 North Union Street in July. The resource center is a lending library for childcare providers, daycares and kindergartens and services Madison, Leake, Yazoo, Holmes and Attala Counties. The North Madison County Excel By 5 Coalition is proud to partner with MSU to provide this service for Madison County children in an effort to better prepare them for kindergarten. Read More