Head Start is currently enrolling for the 2007-2008 program year. Head Start is a preschool and family referral program for families with low income and children with disabilities. This is a government program that serves 3- to 5-year-olds and do not charge any fees for our services.
Needed items for enrollment include: complete and updated immunization record including a negative TB skin test and chicken pox vaccine, proof of birth and proof of income sources for each household member. Call the Head Start office at (928) 474-2738 to set up an appointment. Once the application process has been completed, the child will be put on a waiting list for an available opening.
Head Start does not provide transportation, however First School Steps Preschool and Community Presbyterian Child Learning center coordinates with Head Start and provides transportation to their facilities after our program's morning class.
Classes are filling up quickly for fall. Our first day of class will be Sept 4, 2007.
For more information, call Lynne S. Winans, Site Manager/FCA, Head Start at (928) 474-2738. Head Start is located at 1008 S. Westerly Road.