Welcome to SCCD

Thank you for choosing our agency to provide you and your family quality children and family comprehensive services. Your family is now part of an early childhood program that will enable you to enjoy a variety of educational activities together and to lay the foundation for successful life experiences. Since 1986, SCCD, Inc., dedicated staff […]

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Who is SCCD?

Our Mission Statement South Central Child Development, Inc. is committed to the development of children and families using an integrated approach of comprehensive early childhood education, family support, and community involvement. Our Vision Statement South Central Child Development, Inc. is…

Why Head Start?

In recent decades, studies have shown that early childhood education is critical in preparing children to enter and succeed in the (grade school) classroom, diminishing their risk of social-emotional mental health problems and increasing their self-sufficiency as adults.

In other words, the child needs to be taught to rationalize everything and to be open to interpretations and critical thinking. There is no subject to be considered taboo, starting with the most basic knowledge of the world he lives in, and ending with


South Central Child Development Inc., Head Start provides federally funded, comprehensive early learning services to qualifying families living in the following sixteen counties: Aurora, Bon Homme, Brule, Buffalo, Charles Mix, Davison, Douglas, Gregory, Hanson, Hutchinson, Jerauld, Lyman, McCook, Sanborn, Tripp,…

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401 Walnut ST SW, Wagner, SD 57380

Phone: 1-877-384-3683