Highland Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program Details Page

Highland Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program
1432 Highland Ave
Clarkston, -S - 99403
(208) 743-6573
Fax Number: (208) 743-9211
Welcome to the Highland Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program page. Head Start Program information along with details, maps, and photos are below.

Head Start Program Details, hours, photos, information: Highland Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program

The Head Start Program is a comprehensive early childhood development program that serves low-income children from ages three to five and their families. Head Start is a federally funded program that is operated by local entities. Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program is a grantee for Head Start serving Asotin, Nez Perce, Latah, Clearwater, Lewis and Idaho counties. Children who attend Head Start participate in school-readiness cirriculum that includes literacy, language, science, mathematics, and social-emotional development. They also receive medical and dental services, have healthy meals and snacks and enjoy playing safely indoors and outdoors.
Who is Eligible?
    Age: The Head Start preschool program is available to children ages 3 years old (on or before August 31st  and five year old and their families.
    Income: Head Start prioritizes families at or below 110 percent of the federal poverty level. View the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines.

Up to 10 percent of Head Start children can be from families who are above the income limits. They are accepted into the program because of:

Developmental factors, such as developmental delay, disability, or other special needs

Environmental factors, such as family violence, chemical dependancy, child protective services involvement or incarcerated parents
   Other: Children are also eligible for Head Start if they are:
In foster care or involved with the child welfare system

Have a Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) cash grant

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