Ballard County Preschool/Head
Start will hold spring registration for new students on Friday, Feb. 23, March
2 and March 9 for children who are or
will be 3 or 4 years old by Aug. 1, 2018.
All registrations are by appointment only, and will be held in the fellowship
hall of First Baptist Church, 421 Broadway, LaCenter. Appointments may be made
from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Parents/Guardians
are asked to please call 270-665-8400, ext. 2100, to schedule an appointment;
children will be given their developmental screenings while adults are
completing the registration packet.
Parents should please bring the
following information with when registering a child:
certificate of the child
Proof of income
for the family for 2017 (income tax return, W-2 form, last 12 months’
pay stubs, proof of child support, Social Security or SSI income, KTAP, or
student financial aid.
Proof of health
Photo ID for
all adults (required by district policy for entry into any school building)
Transportation services are
provided to and from preschool-Head Start classes during the school year. Head
Start staff will assist families understand and access transportation options
in order to participate in Head Start program activities.
The school also has a home-based
Early Head Start program. The full-year, comprehensive program serves pregnant
mothers and children up to age 3. To apply, please bring proof of income, child’s birth certificate
and Social Security number.
For more information concerning
registration, please contact Jana Abernathy at 270-665-8400, ext. 2108, or email