Gentilly East Head Start (Early Head Start and Head Start)
4347 Reynes St
New Orleans, LA 70126
Geographic Area: New Orleans East
Geographic Zone: 6
Phone: (504) 325-5827 ext 1570
Center Hours: 7:00 AM-5:00 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: 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: 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: 4.74 (Proficient)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 93
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
Gentilly East Head Start (Early Head Start )
Grade(s) INF-4 YR
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:
Fatherhood Initiatives; Field trips; Parent meetings; Services for dual language learners; Storytelling; Summer programming for siblings and older students
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.