Application Days Continue for Head Start’s Fall Enrollment

Oswego County Head Start/Pre-K program is pleased to announce a second opportunity to complete an application to determine eligibility for the school year 2016-17.

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Head Start’s Family Services Specialist Heidi Ziervogel reviews an application with Nikolai Barker’s mom, Jessica Nearbin.

Families may apply for enrollment by attending an Application Day
being held in April.

Application Days are scheduled at various locations throughout the county.

For dates, times and locations, call the program’s main number, 315-598-4711, for more information.

Head Start Pre-K enrolls 3- and 4-year-old children and is provided at no cost to families that meet the federal income guidelines.

The program offers different options: half-day sessions, full-day sessions and a home-based option in the Mexico area.

When coming to a site to complete an application, families must bring documentation which includes evidence of birth (birth certificate/Medicaid card), proof of 2015 income, copy of the child’s immunization record and any court papers regarding custody.

Head Start is the longest running national school readiness program in the United States.

Did you know,  Oswego County Opportunities is celebrating 50 years of service to the Oswego County community in 2016?

To learn more about OCO’s past, present and future, visit www.oco.org