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Instructions for the Pre-Application

Please review the description of each program and pick the one that fits you the best. You can only use one link to apply, but you will be able to add all children that you need to. 

 

If you need help, please click here to contact the center nearest to you for assistance:

 

HCDE Center Locations

 

 

HEAD START

is for students who are 3-5 years of age

 

If the oldest child you are applying for will be 3 or 4 years old on September 1, 2020, click on this link

Head Start Pre-Application: English

 

If the 3 or 4-year-old has siblings that you want to apply for, you will include them when you complete the application using this link. Do not complete a separate pre-application.

 

Early Head Start

is for students who are 6 months – 35 months of age and is only available for the following zip codes: 77520, 77521, 77571, 77044

 

If the child you are applying for will be younger than 35 months on September 1, 2020 click on this link:

 

Early Head Pre-application: English

 

Remember, if the child you are applying for has a sibling who will be 3 or 4 years old on September 1, 2020, use the Head Start pre-application link above and add the younger siblings there.

 

Early Head Start Child Care Partnerships

Is for students who are newborn – 35 months of age and is only available in the following locations: Baytown, Channelview, Crosby, and Pasadena

 

If the child you are applying for will be younger than 35 months on September 1, 2020 click on this link:

 

Child Care Partnership Pre-application: English

 

Remember, if the child you are applying for has a sibling who will be 3 or 4 years old on September 1, 2020, use the Head Start pre-application link above and add the younger siblings there.