Kids of Excellence 2
3301 Higgins Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70126
Geographic Area: New Orleans East
Geographic Zone: Contact school for more information
Center Hours: 6:30 AM-5:30 PM
Ages Served: Inf - 2 YR
Center philosophy, performance, cost, and other provided services. To learn more about how early childhood performance is measured, click here.
Director: Kristi R. Givens
Philosophy: Kids of excellence mission is to improve our community by providing quality education to young children, preparing them to succeed in a diverse and changing world. kids of excellence invest in the development of the whole child, through cooperation of the school, family, staff, and community to be most effective. we believe in the value and uniqueness of each child we serve. we plan to promote optimal development of all children in our neighborhood. our curriculum is designed to foster the social, emotional, intellectual, and physical needs of the children we serve.
Program Type: Early 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: Full time, Year round
Center Performance: Proficient (4.63)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 68
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: 02/23/2018
Transition To Kindergarden: Students must apply to a K program
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information
Kids of Excellence (Early Head Start)
Grade(s) INF-2 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, 2018.
Priority: EPC Score
Transportation: Contact school for more information
Features & Programs:
Before Care/Aftercare, Fatherhood Initiatives, Foreign Language, Prime Time Partner, Summer Programming For Siblings And Older Students, Tutoring For Siblings/Older Students, Field Trips, Library, Music Class, Parent Meetings, Puppetry, Storytelling
Contact School for More Information
Special Education Services:
Emotional/Behavioral, Speech, Hearing Or Vision And Physical/Mobility Therapy Services Offered.