Readiness program prepares youngsters for kindergarten

In preparation of the entrance into kindergarten, 50 students throughout the St. Marys Area School District recently participated in the Dickinson Center, Inc. (DCI) Kindergarten Readiness Program.The three-week program was open to all incoming kindergarten students enrolled at South St. Marys Street, Fox Township, and Bennetts Valley elementary schools.There were four different sessions, each being held two days a week for two-and-a-half hours. The program was held at SSMSES.