Head Start program enrolling now

July 26, 2014

GREENE COUNTY — The Head Start classrooms in Fairborn, Xenia and Jamestown at Kids Learning Place are now taking applications for 3- and 4-year-old children for the 2014-2015 school year. There are part-day preschool classroom and home base visiting options available.

Head Start is a high-quality comprehensive preschool program that provides a kindergarten readiness education, health and social services, and nutritional programs.

The no-cost program is for low-income families who meet eligibility requirements set by federal guidelines. The program may also provide services to children that are homeless, in foster homes and children with special needs without income restrictions.

Kids Learning Place strives for early childhood education excellence by including:

  • teachers with degrees in every classroom
  • a safe and nurturing learning environment
  • a research-based curriculum that focuses on the child’s strengths and interests
  • involvement with Ohio’s “Step Up to Quality” program that recognizes learning and development programs that exceed licensing, health, and safety standards. Centers in Greene County are recognized with either three or four-star awards.

For more information about Head Start and Kids Learning Place call 1-866-627-4557.