Marshall County Head Start Preschool Registration
BENTON, KY -Marshall County Preschool/Head Start/Early Head Start is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. Registrations are being held April 18th-April 20th by appointment only at the Preschool/ Head Start office, 905 Joe Creason Dr. in Benton.
Preschool developmental screenings will be held by appointment only at Benton First Methodist Church on March 31st. Parents should contact the Marshall County Preschool/Head Start Office at 270-527-2830 to schedule registration and screening appointments.
To register for preschool, children must be Marshall County residents and age 3 or 4 by August 1st. Eligibility is based upon federal income guidelines or developmental delay or disability regardless of household income.
Early Head Start is a home-based option for pregnant moms and children up to the age of 3 which provides child development education and family support. Families must meet income guidelines to qualify for Early Head
At time of registration, parents must bring child's certified birth certificate, proof of all 2016 household income, (1040 tax return or all 2016 W-2s,) child support, K-Tap, Social Security, SSI and school grant/scholarships. You must also have child's medical insurance card and custody papers, if applicable.
Head Start staff can assist families to understand and access transportation options in order to participate in Head Start program
activities. Call the Marshall County Preschool office today to get more information and schedule your child's appointments.