Head Start & Pre-K
Welcome to Head Start & Pre-K!
The College Station Independent School District Birth to Five Head Start & Pre-K Program
is ready to work with your child and your family! We accept applications year round.
Please contact our office at 979-764-5423 for information about eligibility and services offered.
How To Apply
Applications are available in the Head Start office at 1812 Welsh
Hours are from 8:00-4:30 each day during the school year
Summer hours (June 1-August 1) are 7:30-5:00 on Monday through Thursday
Variety of forms and requests for information available in English and Spanish
Returned on a Tuesday or Thursday between 8:00 and 4:00.
Staff members to assist in person or by phone
Staff member will discuss the information with the family
Playroom for children to enjoy while parents and staff are conversing
Once your application is turned in, your child will be placed on a ranked waiting list and you will be contacted by mail or phone when space is available.
Please make sure to update changes to your address and/or phone number with the Birth to Five Head Start office.
Required Family Documents:
Proof of residency: College Station Utilities bill or lease agreement in your name
Proof of income: Two current check stubs or income tax form or W-2
Driver's license or passport for parent
Proof of any of the following, if you receive them:
TANF Certification Letter
Child Support Documents
SSI (Supplemental Security Income): letter, current check stub or statement
Pell grants or scholarship letters
Foster Care Payments
Worker's Compensation/Unemployment Food Stamps card
HUD: verification of rent assistance
Required Child Documents:
These documents are necessary for a child's application to be complete:
Birth certificate, passport or statement of child's age
Social Security card (if available)
Up to date immunization record Medicaid/CHIP/Insurance card