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Northwest Missouri State University


Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)
Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)
Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)
Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)
Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)
Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)
Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)
Leet Center (Photo by University Photography)

Director's Welcome

Cindy ScarbroughWelcome to the Phyllis and Richard Leet Center for Children and Families

Welcome to the Leet Center for Children and Families.  Thank you for taking the time to seek us out.  In our center we believe children learn by doing, imitating, observing, exploring, and examining.  Each day you will find children working and playing in a natural home like environment where they are valued and encouraged to grow and learn.  Our desire is to lay a firm foundation for lifelong learners.  We make each decision in the center based on what is best for children.

The Leet Center is the newly remodeled early childhood center located at Northwest Missouri State University. Previously, the Early Care Center was in the basement of the Horace Mann Laboratory School, and is now in what was the Horace Mann Library. The Leet Center affords children experiences with teachers who are masters in their field, as well as experiences with college students who are working to improve their teaching skills through the Leet Center and its teachers and coordinator. This relationship between master teacher and college student allows our children to gain the benefits of low student-to-teacher ratio in classrooms that implement new and creative activity centers each day.

We look forward to meeting you and working together with you and your child.  Feel free to schedule a tour to see our school family environment,

Discovering and Caring Together!

Sincerely,
Cindy Scarbrough