Head Start Programs Mississippi Head Start Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians (AIAN)

Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians (AIAN), a Head Start Program of Choctaw, MS

Address
390 Industrial Rd
Choctaw MS 39350-4259
Contact Phone
(601) 650-1680
Details
The Choctaw Early Childhood Program are comprehensive child development programs designed to provide a broad range of services to children ages 8 weeks to 5 years of age, their families, and the community. It requires that parents and the staff develop a partnership to make the beest use of their talents, skills, and the staff develop a partnership to make the best use of their talents, skills, and resources to benefit the children. We are committed to the principles that parents are the first and most important teacher of children and as such, your input and involvement is valuable to our program.
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Who is Eligible?

Children who are 3 to 5 years old are eligible for Head Start services. Pregnant women and children from birth to 3 years of age are eligible for Early Head Start services. Children and families who are homeless, in foster care, or receive TANF or SSI are also eligible for services. Eligibility is determined by Head Start program staff and some families may be eligible for services if they are determined to be at or below the federal poverty level. Some grantees enroll a percentage of children from families with incomes above the Poverty Guidelines as well.

Families are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply
Requirements for RegistrationThe following verification must be turned in before your child can begin:Birth CertificateSocial Security cardCertificate Degree Of Indian Blood (CDIB)Current Physical ExamCurrent Dental ExamCurrent Immunization Form 121Current PPD (TB Skin Test)Current Nutrition AssessmentPlease click here to print an application, you may also stop by our center to pick your application. It is better to turn in an application as soon as possible. There is a wait list for entry into the center.
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