Rockwood School District
111 East North Street, Eureka, MO 63025
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Current Eureka Elementary Set to Convert to Early Childhood Center

12/3/2018
Approximately 16 elementary school students sit on a rug watching their teacher, who displays work on a screen in front of them.

​The current Eureka Elementary School ​will be converted to an Early Childhood
Center after the school moves to its new location.​
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After Eureka Elementary students and staff move into their new school, located on 13.5 acres at the intersection of Rockwood Arbor Drive and Workman Road, the current Eureka Elementary will be converted into an Early Childhood Center. 

Rockwood Facilities Director Chris Freund said, "We're currently working with Early Childhood Executive Director Dr. Jane Brown and her staff to see what changes need to be made to best accommodate them for serving preschool students." 

Freund characterized what is happening now at Eureka Elementary as the design stage. 

"We'll need to make very light modifications" he said. "Those classrooms are being utilized by kindergarten students now." 

Brown said, "We are making plans now for opening in the fall of 2019 and will offer all of our preschool programs at our new Eureka Early Childhood Center.  Our program is growing because we know the long term impact of an excellent start for our Rockwood students even before they come to us for kindergarten."