WHY HEAD START?
Head Start is much more than a free preschool program for families who qualify. Family engagement is key to the success of the program. It’s about giving your children the best possible start to their education and school success.
Family engagement is key to the success of the Head Start program. It is what sets Head Start above other programs. Parent participation and family supports are the groundwork for success in tomorrow’s world. It’s about working together to build stronger, healthier foundations to support greater results for children and families.
The primary focus of WACOG Head Start is to partner with families in building the foundation for the development of self-sufficient, healthy, caring and productive children and families. The success of this work can be measured through family achievements and growth towards goals in child and adult education, health, employment, and family engagement and well-being.
Your child’s brain is growing faster now than at
any other time. Quality teaching and learning
has a lasting impact on your child’s ability to
succeed in school and life. Our teachers plan
activities for each child to support their
- Small class sizes
- Nutritious meals and snacks
- Safe, sanitary, and clean classrooms
- Dedicated and caring staff
- Free to qualifying families
Notice of NON-DISCRIMINATION
WACOG Head Start is an equal opportunity provider in accordance with Federal Law and does not discriminate based upon race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.