Anna Waters Head Start Program
is a comprehensive child development program that provides service to the entire family. The program is sponsored by Decatur-Macon County Opportunities Corporation and is in its 49th year of service to children and their families in the Decatur-Macon County area. Head Start is a federally funded program through the Department of Health and Human Services.
Over 378 children attend the program annually. The children attend class 4 days per week (Monday-Thursday). Morning classes are from 8:30 AM-12:00 PM. Afternoon classes are from 12:00 PM-3:30 PM. Fridays are set aside for planning for the upcoming week, parent & staff training, Parent/Teacher conferences, or Home Visits.
There are several components of the program, which include: Education, Disability/Mental Health, Transportation, Health/Nutrition, Social Services, and Parent Involvement.
Head Start classrooms are located at the Effie Oliver Child and Family Center and the New Horizon Family and Child Development Center.
Anna Waters Head Start enrolls children who will be 3 or 4 years of age on or before September 1st of the enrollment year.
TO VIEW ANNA WATERS' 2014-2015 ANNUAL REPORT, CLICK HERE.
TO VIEW ANNA WATERS' CURRENT WISH LIST, CLICK HERE.
TO VIEW THE APRIL 2016 CALENDAR OF EVENTS, CLICK HERE.
Anna Waters Head Start Program:
Offices: 1144 E. Marietta
Contact: Rose People
1075 N. Morgan St.
New Horizon Family & Child Development Center
275 E. Condit St.