Welcome to SECC!

We are glad you are here.


It's Registration Time at SECC for

ALL 4K and 5K students!

Join us Tuesday, August 1st

From Noon - 6:00 p.m.

Please enter through the main doors at the

 front of the building and you will be directed

 to the appropriate station.

Parents registering their child in 4K and 5K for

 the first time will be required to provide the

 following paperwork at this time:

• Proof of residence the form of :
             * electric bill
             * water bill
             * household property tax (not car taxes)

• Immunization record
• Birth certificate
4K only - provide proof of income

Students who registered during early registration

in May, should still plan to attend the August 

registration session.  Students will receive their  

student name tag, as well as a car tag/bus tag. 





2017-2018 Teacher of the Year



Mrs. Rachel Marino

our 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year!!! 

This honor has been well-earned by

Mrs. Marino and we really appreciate her

hard-work and dedication to our students, staff, and parents!

At Southside Early Childhood Center,
 children thrive in a high support environment as they explore their individuality and creativity. Southside Early Childhood Center faculty and staff members are dedicated to encouraging the emerging young talents of our future. We are committed to promoting the fullest development of our students in mind, body and heart.



Southside Early Childhood Center
is one of the few early childhood centers in the state. We have highly trained and certified teachers who service 3, 4, and 5 year olds. Southside Early Childhood Center is committed to preparing students for success in  the 21st century.  One of the accomplishments we are most proud of is being a school accredited by NAEYC which is the National Association for the Education of Young Children.  Here at Southside Early Childhood Center, we strive daily to implement developmentally appropriate practice for all of the students we serve.

Welcome to our website. We hope that in browsing our site
 you get a sense of what a Southside Early Childhood Center
experience is all about.

Comer Survey

“Please share your thoughts on your experiences as a parent at Southside, a Comer school. We'd like to know what you think, and we will use your ideas to create new programs for Hartsville students. Use the link below to access survey. If the link does not open in your web browser, please copy and paste it in the browser address bar.”  Thank you!

Link for survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1p-SWZKqup0bklTNneiFrdzKkVM1cC761NCL3YD8nc88/viewform

Please contact us Monday -Friday at 843-857-3310
Fax Number - 843-857-3315

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