We are now enrolling for the
2018-2019 school year!
Please call 724-346-4482
Ext. 1350 or Ext. 1351
To schedule an appointment and complete an application! Hope to hear from you soon!
We are required by the federal government to have physical and dental exams on all 3-5 yr olds within 90 days of enrollment in the Head Start program. We need to have physical exams for Early Head Start children under 3. If your child has any current physicals or dental exam please turn them in to the health office as soon as you can. Thank you for your help
Federal funded program promotes the school readiness of young children ages 3-5 through the provision of comprehensive services to include education, mental health, healthy habits and social services.
Eligible families live in Mercer County and have an income at or below the 100% federal poverty level.
Provision of degreed teaching staff, with a staff to child ratio of 1 to 8.5 children.
Research based curriculum, Creative Curriculum from Teaching Strategies.
Two daily nutritional meals, breakfast & lunch or lunch & snack.
Promotes the role of parents as the child's first and most important teacher.
Promoting the parent-teacher-family advocate relationship to help support and build the parent-child relationship, strong community ties and promoting the well-being of the family.
Monthly parent meetings and quarterly family activities.
Classrooms are located in all 12 school districts in Mercer County.
It is now a Pennsylvania State Law that you must have a background check before you are able to volunteer in any of our classrooms.
For asstance with obtaining your clearances Click here