East Elementary announces the date for registration for Head Start, which provides educational foundations in pre-reading, writing, science, math and social development. There also is screening for vision, dental and general health.
Head Start registration is set from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, June 26. Parents or guardians should bring income verification, social security card, proof of birth, immunization record and insurance or Medicaid information at the time of registration.
Head Start also helps the families by establishing family goals, obtaining medical assistance when needed, housing assistance and counseling on career training that could ensure better jobs.
For additional information on registration, call East Elementary Head Start Family Service worker Rena Beth Humphrey at 254-559-9755 or call East Elementary at 559-6531.