Fremont Community Schools Head Start

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 Our Mission:

 Is to provide Children and Families the knowledge and skills to be successful!

About Head Start:    


Fremont Community Schools is a Federally funded
program for low-income families for their preschool
age children ages 3-5.

FCS Head Start provides services for free for qualifying families. 

Head Start provides a successful preschool program, but also provides    
nutrition, health and support services to children and their families.

Family involvement is a big part of Head Start.  Parents are encouraged to attend Parent/Teacher Conferences held twice a year. 

Parents can also be involved by being a Policy Council Member. 

Expanded Criminal History Report

Thank you for your interest in being an employee with Head Start . Our program requires all potential employees, including substitute teaching applicants, to obtain an Expanded Criminal History prior to beginning employment with the School Corporation.

The applicant is responsible for all costs associated with obtaining the Expanded Criminal History. All criminal history reports are confidential and shall not be released or disseminated publicly.

Head Start utilizes the services of Safe Hiring Solutions. We will retrieve a copy of your criminal history report once we are notified by Safe Hiring Solutions and then notify you upon receipt. Pending approval, applicant will be ready for employment with Head Start.

Please Note: Once you have ordered the Safe Hiring Solutions report you will receive two emails from the Indiana Department of Child Services to complete their application. The emails will come from KidTraks@dcs.in.gov and most likely will go to your spam. The IDCS application expires 10 days from the date of the email.

How to Apply       
Call 260-495-4775 for an application or more information.

 Or Apply Online

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2023/2024 INCOME GUIDELINES

FAMILY SIZE

INCOME

2

$19,720 - $25,636

3

$24,860 - $32,318

4

$30,000 - $39,000

5

$35,140 - $45,682

6

$40,280 - $52,364

7

$45,420 - $59,046

8

$50,560 - $65,728

ADD $5,140 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL MEMBER.

Education Information

Early childhood develpment is to provide all the children a engaging, safe, secure learning environment for them to gain confidence and skills to succeed.

Health Information

FCS Head Start commitment to wellness is to ensure that all children's health and developmental concerns are addressed.

Nutritional Information

FCS Head Start participates in the Child Adult Care Food Program providing children healthy meals and snacks during the day.

Transportation

FCS Head Start provides Bus Transportation as needed.

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Sally Panyard, Transportation Director
260-495-4775

Fremont Community Schools Head Start
Pam Covell-Anderson, Director
PO Box 703
1100 West Toledo Street
Fremont, IN 46737
Phone: 260-495-4775
1-800-551-9819

Hours: Mon-Thurs 7:30am to 4:00pm
Friday 7:30am to 3:30pm

Angola Head Start
616 Mechanic Street
Angola, IN 46703
Phone: 260-665-5036
1-800-551-9819

LaGrange Head Start
603 N Townline Road
LaGrange, IN 46761
Phone: 260-463-2363
1-800-551-9819