Preschools taking applications

DOWNEY - The Head Start preschool program is now accepting applications for the fall 2010 school year.Head Start accepts children from infancy to age 4. Pregnant women may also apply. Head Start is a free service sponsored by the Downey-based Los Angeles County Office of Education. Head Start preschools are located throughout the county; the closest preschools to Downey are in Norwalk and Pico Rivera. Only households that meet certain income requirements are eligible for Head Start. For more information, call (877) 773-5543.

********** Published: May 28, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 6