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Family & Friends Day 2019
The Super Fun Show
On Thursday, May 23, 2019, Hancock County Head Start Program hosted its annual Family & Friends’ Day in the M.E. Lewis Elementary School gymnasium and outdoor area. Family and friends accompanied Early Head Start/ Head Start & Pre-K children as they engaged in music and movement during the Shawn Brown “Super Fun Show.” The show was amusing, entertaining, and engaging, so it grasped the attention of our students and families. Music and dancing, rhythm and riddles, and props and mimic were the highlights of the show. [Read more...]
"You are the Apple of Our EYES”
Teacher Appreciation Week
The week of May 6th through 10th was a week of celebration for the Hancock County Early Head Start, Head Start, and Pre-K teachers. The celebration was planned and orchestrated by the Director, Dr. Angela Primus, and the management team: Mrs. Betty Legette, Assistant Director/ Family Service Manager, Mrs. Tara Worthen, Education Manager, Mrs. Vernell Smith, Education Manager, Mrs. Linda Wright, Transportation/ Facilities Manager, and Mrs. Lois Clark, Health/ Nutrition Manager. It was exciting attempting to keep the daily activities under wraps from the spying eyes of the teachers, but they enjoyed the daily surprises and take away gifts. [Read more...]
Scholar and Parent
It was only a few months ago that the preschoolers entered the classrooms with anticipation of learning to identify colors, shapes, and numbers, how to spell their names, build relationships with new friends, and utilize extensive vocabulary. Now, 168 days later, the Hancock County Early Head Start/ Head Start & Pre-K preschoolers have mastered these domains and skills of Creative Curriculum and Frog Street. To celebrate this milestone, the Hancock County Early Head Start/ Head Start & Pre-K Program held a transition ceremony to honor each scholar and their families with a certificate of completion at the M. E. Lewis Elementary School gymnasium on April 30, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. [Read more..]
Hancock County Policies
The Hancock County Early Head Start & Head Start/Pre-K program vision is to educate families and children by providing a diverse learning experience.