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  •  Family
    Please join us in the Caesar Rodney Family Literacy Program. Adults can learn to speak or improve their English skills.

    There is also a free family literacy program for children who are 2 to 12 years old.  To learn more or to register, please click the link below for more information.

    Fall Session CRSD Family Literacy Program (September 20 - December 20, 2018)

    Spring Session CRSD Family Literacy Program (January 8 - April 18, 2019)

    All sessions are held at Allen Frear Elementary School from 5:30 - 8:30.


  • Welcome to the
    Home of the Littlest Riders 
     Mark Your Calendars! 
    Show your Rider Pride and celebrate Spirit Week with us at McIlavine!

    Monday 10/8

    Tuesday 10/9

    Wednesday 10/10

    Thursday 10/11

    Friday 10/12

    Saturday 10/13

    Hat Day: Wear your favorite or craziest hat to school

    Mismatch Day: Wear mismatched clothes to school

    Crazy Hair Day: Come to school with your wackiest hairdo!

    Blue & Gold Day

    Homecoming parade begins at 5:30

    Homecoming game begins at 7:30

    Rider Pride Day at CRHS from


    Friday, October 12th: School Closed for teacher in-service
    Friday, October 12th: Homecoming Parade @ 5:30pm
    Friday, October 12th: Homecoming Football Game @ CRHS
    Saturday, October 13th: Rider Pride Day @ CRHS
    Purchase your yearbook today!
    I know it seems odd to start thinking about yearbooks in October but this is a great time to purchase your child's keepsake! Our yearbook is a full color, soft cover book that includes individual student photographs, collage pages, as well as class photos. It is a great way to commemorate their time here at McIlvaine and their kindergarten experience! To purchase just click here and follow the link to Jostens!
    Lunch costs $1 daily. You can send cash or check to school with your child. Please be sure to send your child with money to cover the cost of lunch. Please check out the Child Nutrition website for more info on free or reduced lunch as well as current breakfast & lunch menus.
    Additionally, check out PayPAMS to load money onto your child's account electronically.
    Have you registered for Kindergarten?
    Click here for more information!
     @principalmecc  @McIlvaineECC



      If you missed the weekly School Messenger call or need to revisit the information please click here.

CR License

    The Caesar Rodney School District has created a Caesar Rodney Specialty License Plate that can be displayed on your vehicle. A one-time registration fee of $25 will pay for the specialty license plate. For all the information on this centennial license plate, click on the link below: 
     Specialty Plate
    Click Here for Details!
  • Department of Justice
    Bullying Prevention and School Crime Contact
    Joseph Flinn (Ombudsperson)
    Hotline:  1-800-220-5414
  • An Equal Opportunity Employer
    The Caesar Rodney School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in employment or educational programs, services or activities based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, veteran or marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identification or genetic information in accordance with State and Federal laws. Inquiries about compliance should be made to the Title IX, District 504 and ADA Compliance Officers: Paul L. Dunbar Administrative Building, 7 Front Street, Wyoming DE, 19934. Phone (302)698-4800.
At Mcllvaine Early Childhood Center, it is our firm belief that we will create a learning environment where:

• Students will have a caring, safe, and rewarding school. They will enjoy working and learning while attaining their potential physically, emotionally, intellectually, and socially. • Parents and families are viewed as partners in the educational process through open communication and active involvement in our school community. • Our valued community members work in partnership with our school to share valuable resources to enhance school-wide initiatives.

The Four A's

Academics    Arts    Athletics   Atmosphere

Department of Justice Bullying Prevention and School Crime

Contact (Ombudsperson) Joseph Flinn Hotline: 1-800-220-5414

J.R. McIlvaine Early Childhood Center © 2014 (302)-335-5039 Fax:(302) 335-3705 11 East Walnut St. , Magnolia, DE 19962