Kickapoo Head Start|
105365 S. Hwy 102, Building A
( 3 and 3/4 Miles North of McLoud on Hwy 102 )
Mcloud, OK 74851
Serving Portions of:
- Pottawatomie, Lincoln
Priority Given to:
and Oklahoma Counties
- Children with Special Needs.
- Native American Children.
- Low Income Families.
- Accept Year-Round
- Open to All
- Must be three (3) or older by
September 1 of each calendar year
- Income Verification
- Shot Records
- Proof of Residence
Children are accepted by guidelines established by our Policy Council and Federally regulated income guidelines.
- Jayme Trevino, Director
- Gwen Warrenburg,
Assistant Director/ERSEA Manager
- Degreed Teachers in Early Childhood.
- All staff is trained in CPR.
- Transportation in Service Area.
- Free Breakfast and Lunch.
- Health Services.
- Family Support Services.
Our Head Start uses The Creative Curriculum for Preschool, an award-winning
research- based curriculum featuring exploration and discovery as a way of learning and enabling children to develop confidence, creativity, and critical thinking skills. Creative Curriculum for Preschool is based on 38 objectives for development and learning. These objectives are fully aligned with the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework and Oklahoma State Early Learning Standards.
Our Head Start assesses using Teaching Strategies GOLD, an ongoing observation tool that assesses children from birth through kindergarten. Teaching Strategies GOLD uses 38 research-based objectives that include predictors of school success and aligns with Oklahoma state early learning guidelines and the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework and truly helps teachers focus on what matters most for school readiness.
The Kickapoo Head Start admits students of any race, color, national and ethic origin
to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available
to students at the preschool. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national
and ethic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, schoolarship
and load programs, and athletic and other preschool administered programs.