MEO Head Start taking applications

Feb 01, 2017 @ 7:30 am. - Dec 29, 2017 @ 3:30 pm.

Maui Economic Opportunity Head Start, a free preschool program for families that meet the federal poverty guidelines and selection criteria, will begin accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year beginning Wednesday and continue throughout the entire year.

Children who will be 3 or 4 years old by July 31 are eligible for enrollment.

Parents/legal guardians will be required to bring the child’s birth certificate and two forms of household income (preferably 2015 W-2 forms or 2015 tax returns; pay stubs or SSI/TANF printout).

Applications are to be completed in the office between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. (Monday through Friday, except on all federal and state holidays), at the MEO Family Center, 99 Mahalani St. in Wailuku.

For more information, contact MEO Early Childhood Services department at 249-2988.