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State Pre-School and
Head Start Programs




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Contacts


Michele Baker, Director

Maria Ruiz, Supervisor

Cecilia Padilla, Secretary


Main Office
209-556-1545
2611 Garrison Ave.
Ceres, CA 95307
(Entrance on Moffett Rd.)





                                     
    State Preschool Program   

    • Children 3 to 5 years old (Must be 3 by September 1st of the current school year)

    • Priority is based on age and income guidelines, not on a first-come, first-served basis

    • Eligibility extends only to families whose income is equal to or less than the amount shown
           
    • Priority is given to children who reside in the Ceres Unified School District attendance boundaries

           
              
         Required documentation for applying:

  • Birth Certificates for all children
  • Most recent income tax return and 3 month’s current income for each parent working
  • TANF(passport to services) or SSI Statement (if applicable)
  • Immunizations
  • 2 Proof of address
  • Copy of IEP/IFSP (if applicable)


State Preschool Income Guidelines


Preschool Income Guidelines



Preschool sites include
:
Caswell Elementary, Don Pedro Elementary, Lucas Elementary, Virginia Parks Elementary, Walter White Elementary, and Westport Elementary.

For more information call 209-556-1545



    Head Start Program

    Head Start is a federally funded program that serves low income families and children with disabilities.

 

    • Children between the ages of 3 to 5
    • Priority is based on a point system, not on a first-come, first-served basis
    • Eligibility extends only to families whose income is equal to or less than the income guidelines.
    • Priority is given to children who reside in the Ceres Unified School District attendance boundaries

 

         Required documentation for applying:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Most recent income tax return and current month’s income for each parent working
  • TANF or SSI Statement (if applicable)
  • Immunizations
  • Proof of address
  • Copy of IEP/IFSP (if applicable)

For more information call 209-556-1545

Head Start Sites include: Carroll Fowler Elementary, Caswell Elementary, La Rosa Elementary, and Virginia Parks Elementary (Don Pedro Elementary-Full Day program)

 Head Start Income Guidelines


Head start income guidelines

There are no transportation services for the
Preschool and Head Start Programs.