Federally-funded head start programs help prepare young children from low-income families, ages birth to five years old, and their parents for the social and educational challenges that young children face as they develop. Each head start program focuses on providing comprehensive services designed to enhance a child's emotional, social, cultural, language, reading, mathematics, science, health and nutrition education.
This head start center locator page contains links to listings of programs offered in the 76 counties in the state of Oklahoma. Each listings page contains the name, address and contact information for a specific county's available centers. From that page, use additional links to explore individual center facts, application instructions and directions.
Our head start center locator features the number of head start centers per county in parentheses ( ) to the right of the county names. To see a current list of your county's head start centers, click your county's name.
Head Start philosophy is based on the belief that positive educational, social, and health intervention in preschool years helps children succeed in school and in life. They also receive medical and dental care, have healthy meals and snacks, and enjoy playing indoors and outdoors in a safe environmen
Crossroads Head Start / Early Head Start is a unique program which provides an environment for:â€¢ Comprehensive multidisciplinary services to meet the needs of children and families.â€¢ Full-Day and Part-Day programs.â€¢ Nutritious Meals.â€¢ Licensed Two-Star quality Early Childhood Facilities.â€¢ Free Health Screenings.â€¢ Qualified and credentialed teachers.â€¢ Services for children with special needs.â€¢ Transportation in selected counties.â€¢ A healthy development of the ages and stages of young children before kindergarten
Children who attend Head Start participate in a variety of educational activities. They also receive free medical and dental care, have healthy meals and snacks, and enjoy playing indoors and outdoors in a safe setting.
Head Start helps all children succeed. Services are offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. Most children in Head Start are between the ages of three and five years old. Services are also available to infants and toddlers in selected sites.
Head Start is a national program which provides comprehensive developmental services for America's low-income, pre-school (3-5 year old) children and social services for their families. Specific services for children focus on education, socio-emotional development, physical and mental health, and nutrition.
KI BOIS Head Start is a part of KI BOIS Community Action Foundation, Inc., a private non-profit organization. KI BOIS Head Start centers are located throughout Adair, Cherokee, Latimer, LeFlore, Haskell, McIntosh, Pittsburg, and Sequoyah counties. KI BOIS Head Start is funded to serve 1,508 children.
The Kiowa Tribe Head Start Program serves all children ages 3,4 and 5 years old in Caddo, Kiowa and Comanche countries. The Kiowa Tribe Head Start Program has Center-based (classroom) and Homebased options available.Head Start provides children with activities that help them grow mentally, socially, emotionally and physically.
Little Dixie Head Start program uses the Creative Curriculum for Preschool and the Frog Street curricula as a framework for their curriculum. This allows the classrooms to have some semblance of uniformity, but also allows for individualization to meet the unique needs of each community, family and child
Muscogee (Creek) Nation Head Start
Checotah Head Start
320 B Street
Checotah, Ok 74426
Eufaula Head Start
320 Swadley Drive
Eufaula, Ok 74437
Okemah Head Start
103 Hiyak Po
Okemah, Ok 74859
Okmulgee Head Start
1820 N. Miami
Okmulgee, Ok 74447
Tulsa Head Start
8601 S. Union
Tulsa, Ok 74132
Wetumka Head Start
333 S. Washita
Wetumka, Ok 74883
Head Start a Federal program through the Department of Health and Human Services for preschool children ages 3-5We believe all individuals possess the ability to be successful!Children participate in a variety of educational activities daily.Additional services include:â€¢ Nutritionâ€¢ Behavioral Health & Disabilitiesâ€¢ Health Screenings & Educationâ€¢ Educational Screenings & Trackingâ€¢ Family & Community Partnership
We are a federally funded low income preschool program for 210 children ages 3-5 yrs. old throughout Osage County. We have 12 classrooms in 7 communities: Pawhuska has two (2) classrooms, Skiatook has three (3) classrooms, Barnsdall has one (1) classroom, Fairfax has three (3) classrooms, Shidler has one (1) classroom, McCord has one (1) classroom, Hominy has one (1) classroom