Dr. Peter Dangerfield Head Start (Head Start)

1402 S Jefferson Davis Parkway
New Orleans, LA 70125

Geographic Area: Uptown
Geographic Zone: 4
Phone: 504-459-4820
Center Hours: 7:00 AM-5:00 PM


Ages Served: PK3 - PK4

Program Details

Center philosophy, performance, cost, and other provided services. To learn more about how early childhood performance is measured, click here.

Director: Kedra Gray
Philosophy: Tca head start is a family focused child development program that offers comprehensive services in the areas of education, health, nutrition, mental wellness, social services and parent, family & community engagement to low income families.
Program Type: Head Start
Cost (tier): Free
Cost for 1 YR to PK4: Free
Cost for Infants: Free
Additional Fees: Contact School for More Information
Schedule Type: Year Round
Center Performance: 5.3 (Proficient)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 77


How to apply, who is eligible to attend, and what factors determine which children are assigned. For more info on how OneApp works, click here.

Application Process:
Transition To Kindergarden: Students must apply to a K program
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information

Dr. Peter Dangerfield Head Start (Head Start)

Grade(s) PK3-PK4

Eligibility: We are updating eligibility and priority information for 2020-21 application cycle. Please check back soon.
Priority: Check back soon.

School Features

Transportation: Contact school for more information
Uniforms: Not Mandatory

Features & Programs:
Field trips, Parent meetings

Language Support:
American Sign Language, French, Spanish, Vietnamese

Special Education Services:
Services For Emotional/Behavioral, Speech, Hearing Or Vision, Physical/Mobility, And Other Conditions Provided On Site Or At Other Locations Based On Child/Family Needs.