Mexico Home Based Head Start Pre-K Accepting Applications for Fall Enrollment

Head Start Pre-K is accepting enrollment applications for the 2015-2016 school year.

In Mexico, Head Start Pre-K offers a home-based option.

This offers a weekly home visit by the teacher and two classroom group experiences per month.

The program’s goal is promoting school readiness through hands – on learning experiences, active play and nutritious snacks.

Head Start looks to partner with families and encourages parental engagement in their child’s education.

Families may apply for enrollment by calling 315-597-4711 to start the application process.

Waiting lists are maintained for openings that may occur throughout the school year.

Head Start Pre-K enrolls three- and four-year-old children and is provided at no cost to families with incomes at or below federally set guidelines.

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

In Oswego County, Head Start Pre-K enrolls 239 children at eight centers located throughout the county.

Oswego County Opportunities operates the Head Start program.

OCO is a non-profit agency that has been supporting communities throughout Oswego County since 1966.

OCO is a United Way of Greater Oswego County member agency.