Give Your Child a Head Start
Head Start, a federally funded program, provides education, development, nutrition and health services to families with young children ages three to five at no cost to the participants. We enable children and families to identify and remove obstacles that keep them from attaining their fullest potential as self-assured, self-sufficient individuals and families through:
- Individualized learning
- Vision, hearing, and developmental screenings
- Nutritious meals and snacks
- Health services
- Parent education
- Community resource information
Early Childhood Services
Teaching with curriculum that encompasses all aspects of a child’s development and learning.
Promoting physical and mental health through routine health checks and emotional development.
Improving a child’s well-being with healthy, well-balanced meals and a variety of new foods to experience.
Apply for Head Start
Children must be age 3 or 4 by September 1st to be eligible to apply.
Information for Families
Access quick link information for what is happening at NESD Head Start along with resources and answers for anything related to your child’s health and education.
Our Seven Locations
Northeast South Dakota Head Start has quality programs and office locations in Aberdeen (1), Huron (2), Leola (3), Mobridge (4), Redfield (5), Sisseton (6) and Webster (7).