Head Start Programs Kansas Head Start Unified School District 475

Unified School District 475, a Head Start Program of Junction City, KS

1803 Elmdale Ave
Junction City KS 66441-4512
Contact Phone
(785) 717-4730
Head Start has been a part of the community since the summer of 1965. We serve 275 children in the Geary County area, this includes Fort Riley.
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
Head Start Enrollment Information Dates:On-goingAt the Heim/Hauge Headstart CenterRequirementsWhat are the eligibility guidelines for children? ● Your child must be three or four by August 31 ● You must be income eligibleWhat Do I Need To Bring To Enroll? ● Birth Certificate ● Shot record ● Proof of income ● Social Security cardHealth RequirementsChildren attending the Geary County Head Start program must complete the following health requirements within 90 days. ●All children must have a physical and dental exam. The physical exam must include a hemoglobin or hematocrit. A urinalysis and a lead screen are also required as part of the physical exam. ● All children must have their immunization
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