FredericktownBrenda Nicholls – Center Manager/Family Advocate

First-Time Visitors: Park in front of the building. Walk up the left side of the building to the second door and ring the doorbell to enter.

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Head Start Preschool Program
  • Free Head Start preschool (income eligibility applies)
  • Children must be 3 by August 1 (children turning 3 after August 1 may enroll after their 3rd birthday) but must not yet be 5.
  • Income eligibility guidelines apply.
  • Foster children, those experiencing homelessness, and SNAP-eligible families qualify.
  • Children on an IEP will be prioritized for enrollment.
  • Class hours: 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Center hours: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
  • Nutritious breakfast, lunch, and snack.
  • Health and developmental screenings and referrals
  • Well-rounded curriculum
  • Family advocacy services
  • Parent/family events
  • Parents are encouraged to participate in Policy Council
  • Field trips
  • Formal kindergarten transition plan
Early Head Start and Child Care
  • From 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily
  • Infant/toddler classroom (6 weeks to 36 months)
  • Nutritious breakfast, lunch, and snack
  • Well-rounded curriculum
  • Early Head Start for infants/toddlers.
  • Income eligibility guidelines apply for Early Head Start slots.
  • Department of Job and Family Services child care vouchers
  • Parents are encouraged to participate in Policy Council
  • Parent/family events

Contact Us!

Fredericktown Head Start
124 High Street
Fredericktown, Ohio 43019
(740) 694-1188
Fax (740) 694-1288
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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1225
Mount Vernon, OH 43050