Head Start and Early Head Start Programs
Comprehensive Preschool Services at No Cost to Eligible Families
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 in their 1st and 2nd trimester.
Children with documented disabilities or special needs are encouraged to apply.
Transportation is limited and not guaranteed.
Face-to-face interviews are required for turning in an application.
Completing an application does NOT guarantee eligibility for services.
For a list of documents click here Required Documents .
2016-2017 Summer Application Day Schedule
(Dates subject to change)
No appointment needed!
Each family must meet in person with a staff member in order to apply for Head Start/ Early Head Start.
Head Start/Early Head Start is not a first come first served program.
Please expect to be at an application day location for your face-to-face interview for at least 30 minutes or more.
District School Board Complex, (Portable 8A)
7227 Land O’ Lakes Blvd. (Hwy 41) (turn at the light onto Gator Lane)
Land O’ Lakes 34638
Thursday, June 30, 2016
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Please contact our office at 813-794-2730 if you are unable to travel to this location
For questions on face-to-face interviews please send an email to email@example.com