Welcome

to Halifax Early Childhood School (HECS)

Halifax Early Childhood School (HECS) was founded in 1959 by a group of parents interested in providing an enriched program of pre-school activities for their children. HECS is the oldest established pre-school in the city of Halifax.

We proudly congratulate our director Sara Lordy on her achievement as one of the 2017 recipients of the Prime Minister’s Awards in Early Childhood Education.

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Encouraging a child means that one or more of the following critical life messages are coming through, either by word or by action: I believe in you, I trust you, I know you can handle this, You are listened to, You are cared for, You are very important to me.

Barbara Coloroso
Author, Kids Are Worth It

Getting to know Halifax Early Childhood School