Gentilly East Head Start (Early Head Start )

4347 Reynes St
New Orleans, LA 70126

Geographic Area: Plum Orchard
Geographic Zone: 6
Phone: (504) 325-5827 ext 1570
Center Hours: Contact school for more information

Ages Served: Inf - 2 YR

Program Details

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

Director: Jennetta McGriff
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: Early Childhood Center
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: Details at
School Finder Page: Gentilly East Head Start (Early Head Start )
Licensed Capacity: 93


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Application Process:
Applications Due: 01/31/2021
Transition To Kindergarden: Contact school for more information
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information

Gentilly East Head Start (Early Head Start )

Grade(s) INF-2 YR

Eligibility: Eligibility and priority for Early Head Start, NOEEN and Head Start programs is determined based on need These programs are open to qualifying Orleans Parish residents who meet the program age requirements on or before September 30 of the year school begins
Priority: Head Start priorities are based on a federally-regulated needs assessment

School Features

Transportation: Contact school for more information
Uniforms: Optional

Features & Programs:
Fatherhood Initiatives, Field trips, Parent meetings, Services for dual language learners, Storytelling, Summer programming for siblings and older students

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.