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We are happy to announce that CentroNía's Tutoring Program is back for this Fall! We are seeking volunteers to support the program as tutors to students ages Kindergarten - 8th grade. The program will focus primarily on improving literacy skills and will also allow for students to receive support with homework.Tutoring is offered Monday-Thursday from 4-6:00 PM and Saturday 10-12:00 PM. You must...
(photo credit: Andy Fernandez, www.risersdc.com) CentroNía is proud to present RISERS, a film and mixed media installation about America’s undocumented immigrant youth, directed and produced by Andy Fernandez. Get your tickets now!All proceeds will benefit more than 2,400 children, youth, and families receiving services from CentroNía in Washington, DC and Maryland.When:Friday, October 2, 2014,...
For the past 30 years CentroNía has impacted the lives of many children and their families. Today we would like to introduce Phenola Lawrence who was a student enrolled in CentroNía’s (known then as Calvary Multicultural Learning Center) Before & After Care program during the organizations beginning years. Phenola is a now a successful young professional who completed her undergraduate...
Studio ROCKS Fall Academic Enrichment Program starts on August 24th .The before and after school program includes a competitive bilingual STEAM curriculum (science, technology, engineering, art, and math). Additionally, students receive help with their homework to ensure their success in the classroom. During their time with Studio ROCKS, students participate in fitness activities and enjoy...
With full support from the CentroNía community, DC Bilingual Public Charter School moved into its new home at 33 Riggs Road NE on July 1. CentroNía couldn’t be more excited for DC Bilingual as the school enters this new chapter in a building that will provide new opportunities for its families, staff, and students to learn and grow together.Founded by CentroNía in 2004 and built from our core...
July 1, 2015 - The CentroNía Institute, a professional development program at CentroNía focusing on early education professionals, officially launched the CentroNía Institute Reflective Practice Approach (CIRPA) Toolkit at the Denton law offices in Washington, DC with an audience of about 50 educators, government officials, and funders. The CIRPA Toolkit release is an exciting milestone for the...
With 30 years of experience in early childhood education, CentroNía created the CentroNía Institute to disseminate its best practices to educators and administrators. The Institute provides intensive, research-driven workshops and individualized coaching focusing on best practices in the education of our earliest learners, many of whom are English language learners.The CentroNía Institute...
It is official! DC Bilingual Public Charter School will move into its new home at 33 Riggs Road NE on July 1st. After more than ten years on Columbia Road, CentroNía is pleased to have helped secure this new building for DC Bilingual. We couldn't be more excited as the school enters this new chapter.Founded by CentroNía in 2004 and built from our core values of providing high-quality education...
Exciting things are happening at CentroNía this summer. DC Bilingual, the charter school managed by CentroNía, will be starting the 2015-2016 school year with a new building and we need lots of volunteers to make the move possible. We are looking for dedicated individuals to support teachers and staff in packing offices and classrooms, classroom set-up, building clean up, painting, and other...
Monday, May 11, 2015 - Parents, teachers and community members joined The National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) director, Steve Barnett, alongside U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan to unveil the 2014 #StateofPreschool Report at our Takoma Park, MD center. The event started off with remarks by CentroNía President & CEO Myrna Peralta, followed by NIEER...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - Mayor Jeffrey Slavin of Somerset, MD hosted an event at his home to celebrate the work of CentroNía in Montgomery County. Attendees enjoyed great food and conversation with guests ranging from CentroNía Board Members to Mongomery County elected officials. Myrna Peralta, President and CEO, led a brief program and spoke on collaboration with Montgomery County...
The 2015 Scholastic Spring Book Fair: Under the Sea is around the corner! From May 4th – May 9th we invite you to visit out community library and buy your children's favorite book. All purchases benefit our classroom libraries!Don’t miss this opportunity to share the love of reading with your community.  We hope to see you at the Book Fair!  ¡La feria primaveral  Scholastics 2015: Under the Sea...
We invite you to join CentroNía on April 30th at the home of Somerset Mayor Jeffrey Slavin to celebrate our work with the children and families of Montgomery County!CentroNía began working in Maryland in 2007. Today, CentroNía Maryland serves more than 190 children ages 0-5 through Early Head Start, Pre-K and Home-Based visiting programs. CentroNía’s Pre-Kindergarten program in Takoma/Langley...
DC United in partnership with Univision  and Allstate donated $2,500 worth of soccer equipment to the community organization CentroNía. The equipment  was distributed to the children of Centronía.  The donation was possible through the Every Save Makes a Difference Initiative.As a community organization dedicated to the well-being of our students and families, we understand that regular physical...
The 2015 Scholastic Spring Book Fair: Under the Sea is around the corner! From May 4th – May 9th we invite you to visit out community library and buy your children's favorite book. All purchases benefit our classroom libraries!Don’t miss this opportunity to share the love of reading with your community.  We hope to see you at the Book Fair!  ¡La feria primaveral  Scholastics 2015: Under the Sea...
Join CentroNía and DC Bilingual Public Charter School for a March Book Fair featuring special guest storytellers and a book sale! Come by and share in the experience and take home a few books to put in your home library. All proceeds will directly benefit the CentroNía Community Library. We hope to see you there!¡Únete a CentroNía and DC Bilingual Public Charter School  a celebrar la Feria de...
CentroNía’s Wait List application is now open and it will remain open until January 31st, 2015. To register for the waitlist or to get more information, please contact our Admission Office at 202-332-4200 or email us at admissions@centronia.org.¿Quiere saber más sobre nuestro programa de Educación Temprana?La lista de espera para recibir servicios de cuidado de niños con CentroNía ya está...
December 17, 2014: CentroNía opened its doors to a newly renovated Early Childhood Center. In the midst of national momentum to improve the quality of Early Childhood Education, this expansion is due in part to a district wide effort to increase services to those families that need it most. In a very special Ribbon Cutting Ceremony parents, community members, representatives from the Office of...
The 2014 Scholastics Winter Book Fair: Sir Readalots’s Castle is around the corner! From December 5th-13th make sure to stop by our community library and buy your children's favorite book. All purchases benefit our classroom libraries!The Book Fair is a great way to get everyone excited about reading, for families build home libraries, and to purchase gifts for the holidays.  We encourage you to...
Are you looking for an educational and fun camp for your children during the holiday vacations? CentroNía's Studio ROCKS program is offering Winter Camp from December 22nd - January 2nd between 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM. The camp provides academic enrichment so students continue learning during break, and also engages creativity through lots of fun arts-focused studios. With a subsidy contract camp...

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