Head Start will be accepting applications for enrollment for the 2012-2013 school year by appointment at Harmony Early Childhood Center and Heartland Early Childhood Center. It is a federally funded preschool program at no cost for income-eligible families.  To be eligible for the Head Start program, the following requirements must be met:
1. A child must be at least 3 years of age by Aug. 31, 2012.
2. Income of the parents must meet current income guidelines.
3. Parents must live within the boundaries of Johnson County including the school districts of Olathe, Gardner-Edgerton, De Soto, Spring Hill, and BlueValley.
Parents need to present the following information for enrollment application:
1. Income verification: Income Tax Return forms (including all W-2s), employer’s letter, SRS printout, and/or child support verification.
2. Child’s birth certificate or other appropriate verification.
3. Child’s immunization records.
For more information, please call  (913) 780-7418, (913) 780-8172, (913) 780-7746, (913) 780-7745 or (913) 780-7922.