About Us

Thank you for your interest in Head Start!

Jefferson County Head Start is a comprehensive, no-cost preschool program serving kids who are 3 to 5 years old in Jefferson County (excluding Lakewood). We provide a range of support and services for our children and families. Our mission is to empower our families to become stronger, healthier, and self-reliant.

We make every effort to meet each child's needs by accessing support from outside agencies if necessary.

Program Options

  • No-Cost Half-Day Classes: 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday; Morning and afternoon classes available
  • No-Cost Full-Day Classes (6.5 hours), 5 days/week: Varied start times
  • Before/After School Care - Families who enroll in Before/After school program will have a fee! Families can choose to apply for CCAP to help offset this fee, or private pay.

Annual Report Information

Every year, all Head Start programs must report program information to the Federal Office of Head Start as well as the communities they serve. 

2016-2017 Annual Report

2016-2017 Program Information Report