Head Start

A comprehensive program for children 0-5 years old and their families with incomes below the federal poverty guideline.

  • Families receive services in early childhood education, health and nutrition, parent involvement, special needs coordination, and family support and advocacy.
  • Preschool children attend center-based programs. 

    3 year olds have the option to attend an AM or PM session.  AM sessions meet Monday - Thursday from 7:30-11:30 AM.  PM sessions meet Monday - Thursday from 11:45-3:15 PM.    

    4 year olds have the option to attend an All Day, AM or PM session.  Most All Day sessions are Monday - Thursday,  a few sites offer a Monday - Friday program.  All Day sessions meet from 7:30-2:15 PM.  AM sessions meet Monday - Thursday from 7:30-11:30 AM.  PM sessions meet Monday - Thursday from 11:45-3:15 PM.    

  • In addition to center-based programming, Duluth Head Start serves families through our Child Care Collaborations and Families in Transition program. 

For detailed information call  218-336-8815 

Annual Report Community Needs Assessment
2016-2017 Annual Report 2016-2017 Community Assessment
Parent Aware:  Parent Aware Rating
MHSA :http://www.mnheadstart.org 
NHSA: www.nhsa.org
Community Action of Duluth:  www.communityactionduluth.org
St. Louis County Health and Human Services: www.stlouiscountymn.gov