Welcome to the
William Roper 
Early Childhood
Learning Center 

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We came as Strangers
We leave as Friends

2015-2016 Registration
Prekindergarten / Transistional Kindergarten / Kindergarten
Please call 856-769-0144 ext 55265 to schedule an appointment to register

100 Years  
Celebrating 100 Years 
At the Board Meeting held on September 25, 2014, the Early Childhood Learning Center was renamed to 
The William Roper Early Childhood Learning Center
Mr. Roper served as the first principal of both the Mary S. Shoemaker (Grades K-2) and Woodstown Elementary School (Grades 3-8).  He served as the principal for grades 3-6 for 14 years before the hiring of Bill Stanwood as principal of the Woodstown Middle School.  Mr. Roper continued to serve as the principal of Mary S. Shoemaker until his retirement in 1987.  He remains involved in the educational process.  He has dedicated his life's work to educating young people, working to ensure that the youngest of our students get off to a good start….
It is therefore fitting that a building dedicated to that same cause bear his name.
Please view our Welcome Back Video
We are looking forward to a Paw-Fect Year with you and our friends Bubba and Matt!
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Congratulations to our Acme Teacher of Month 
Mrs. Lenahan - Teacher
Acme Teacher of the Month  
Congratulations Mrs. Dyer!!
Teacher of the Year
District Teacher of the Year  
 2014 Teacher of the Year - Sue Dyer
Congratulations Mrs. Foster!
Teacher of the Year
2015 Teacher of the Year
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Mrs. Nannette Hathaway
District Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Woodstown-Pilesgrove Regional School District
140 East Avenue, Woodstown, NJ 08098 
Telephone: 856-769-0144 Ext. 55102
Email: hathaway.n@woodstown.org
Mr. Grant Hildebrand
ECLC Anti-Bullying Specialist
Woodstown-Pilesgrove Regional School District
Early Childhood Learning Center 
211 East Lake Rd, Pilesgrove, NJ 08098 
Telephone 856-769-0144 Ext. 33110 
Email: hildebrand.g@woodstown.org