Elkhart and St. Joseph Counties Consortium

 

 
 
   

Executive Director:
Kathy Guajardo

Office:
245 North Lombardy Dr.     Suite A
South Bend, IN 46619

Telephone:
(574) 283-8127

Toll Free:
(866) 440-8843

Fax:
(574) 283-8108


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Welcome

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 2013-2014 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 current program year for 2013-2014 is in session now. 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.

 

 
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