The Summit Head Start 0-5 (HS0-5) program is comprehensive early childhood program for low-income families with children 0-5 years old. Pregnant woman can also apply.
Children learn school readiness skills including:
Social & friendship skills
Language & literacy skills
Problem solving skills & self confidence
Parents have access to:
Parenting classes & tips
Connection to community resources
Community of parents
All enrolled families are invited to bilingual story times, bilingual playgroups and more fun events!
HS 0-5 offers both Head Start and Early Head Start programs.
Head Start (HS)
HS serves families with children ages 3-5. Participating preschools include:
Dillon Valley Elementary
Upper Blue Elementary
Lake Dillon Preschool
Summit County Preschool
Carriage House Early Learning Center
To apply for Head Start (3-5 years old)
Early Head Start (EHS)
EHS is for families with children age 0-3. Participating centers include: Summit County Preschool, Lake Dillon Preschool, and Carriage House Early Learning Center.
To apply for Early Head Start,
You will be asked to provide income information for the last 12 months and verification of child’s age.
Want to refer a family or child to the HS 0-5 program?