TCA Head Start at Mahalia Jackson (Early Head Start and Head Start)

2405 Jackson Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113

Geographic Area: CBD / Garden District
Geographic Zone: 3
Phone: 504-359-6891
Center Hours: 7:00 AM-4:30 PM

Ages Served: Inf - PK4

Program Details

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

Director: Kashaunta Jefferson
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: 4.72 (Proficient)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 94


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

TCA Head Start at Mahalia Jackson (Early Head Start )

Grade(s) INF-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:
Fatherhood Initiatives, Prime Time Partner, Field Trips, Library, Parent Meetings

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

Special Education Services:
Emotional/Behavioral, Speech, Hearing, Vision, Physical/Mobility And Other Medical Contions Are Accomodated.