Eligibility

Are your children eligible for Head Start? Do you know someone whose children would benefit from a Head Start education?

  • Eligibility includes:

    • Children birth to 5 years old
    • Pregnant women
    • Income at or below federal poverty level
    • A family receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) services
    • A family receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
    • Children in foster care or transitional housing
    • Children with special needs
    • 10% of students can be above income eligibility levels

    BUTTONS GO HERE FOR APPLICATIONS

  • 2014 HHS Poverty Guidelines

    Persons in Family 100% of poverty guideline and below 101%-130% above poverty guideline
    1 $11,170 $14,521
    2 $11,170 $14,521
    3 $11,170 $14,521
    4 $11,170 $14,521
    5 $11,170 $14,521
    6 $11,170 $14,521
    7 $11,170 $14,521
    8 $11,170 $14,521
    9 $11,170 $14,521

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