Pasco County Schools operates Head Start/Early Head Start centers for low-income eligible families at schools throughout the county. Eligibility and selection are based on family need and income. Space is Limited. Priority for Head Start is given to children who turn 4 years old on or before September 1 of the applying school year. Priority for Early Head Start is given to expectant mothers and children who turn 3 after September 1 of the applying year. Children with documented disabilities or special needs are encouraged to apply.