Educare (Early Head Start and Head Start)
3801 St Bernard Ave
New Orleans, LA 70122
Geographic Area: Gentilly / Lakeview
Geographic Zone: 5
Center Hours: 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Ages Served: Inf - PK4
Center philosophy, performance, cost, and other provided services. To learn more about how early childhood performance is measured, click here.
Director: Angie Shorty-Belisle
Philosophy: Our comprehensive program incorporates everything science says young children need to flourish. We partner with families because learning doesn't stop when children leave the classroom. We support the continued learning of our passionate teachers and staff because we want to empower them to do their best work. We use data and research to improve our schools because we're committed to creating a lasting positive with every family we serve.
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: 5.07 (Proficient)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 168
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.
Applications Due: 02/22/2019
Transition To Kindergarden: Students must apply to a K program
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information
Educare (Head Start )
Eligibility: Eligibility and priority for Head Start programs is determined by an Eligibility Priority Criteria Score (EPC), a federally-regulated set of criteria designed to ensure Head Start Centers are serving the highest-need applicants. Head Start and Early Head Start programs are open to qualifying Orleans Parish residents who meet the program age requirements on or before September 30, 2019.
Priority: EPC Score
Transportation: Contact school for more information
Uniforms: Not Mandatory
Features & Programs:
Field trips; Music class; Parent meetings; Storytelling
Contact School for More Information
Special Education Services:
Not by Educare New Orleans staff. Outside identified specialist can provide service on site.