Head Start is a federally
funded, comprehensive, child development program for eligible children
and their family members.
Children with special needs welcome to apply.
The age cut off date for the 2014-2015 Head Start program year is
August 1. Children need to be 3 years old by the August 1st date. Children who are 5 years old and do not meet their Corporation’s Kindergarten cut off date may also apply.
The Head Start student's next program year for 2015-2016
is now taking applications. The program is four days per week (Monday— Thursday) program with Friday being the teacher’s training and/or family contact day. The day is still 3 and 1/2 hours in the morning with breakfast and lunch provided and 3 and 1/2 hours in the afternoon with lunch and snack provided. During the Head Start program year, the teachers and students will follow the School Corporation’s calendar in which they reside. Transportation will be provided, except in Fairfield, by the Corporation Transportation Departments.