Early Education Services

HEAD START

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceHead Start is a comprehensive pre-school program for children 3-5 years old that enriches a child's learning experience and prepares them for kindergarten and continued success in school. Head Start's curriculum focuses on the child's educational, social, and emotional needs and family support services and embraces the philosophy that the parents are the most important and influential educator of their children. Services include nutrition, health and mental health information, as well as parent involvement opportunities and support services. Meals are provided onsite to children and limited transportation is available.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
TerritorySITE LOCATION FOR THIS SERVICE:

SCHENECTADY COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM'S HEAD START
100 Bigelow Avenue Schenectady, NY 12304
518-377-8539 Administrative
Keith Houghton, Director, 518-377-8539 Ext: 203
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall for information, Head Start, 518-377-8539
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Additional RequirementsProof of income, Birth Certificate, Proof of age, W-2 or 1099
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityChildren ages 3-5 whose families meet federal income eligibility guidelines
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Cost
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Wed 8:30 am-6:30 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 913 Albany Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12307
Main Phone 518-374-9181 Administrative
Fax 518-374-9190
Service Location Email scapgen@nycap.rr.com
Web Address www.scapny.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SCHENECTADY COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM
Affiliated Program: HEAD START
This Service: Early Education Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Early Childhood Education (HD-1800)
Early Head Start (HD-1800.1800)
Head Start (HD-1800.3000)