Thursday, July 25, 2013
ICS Head Start recruitment starts
ICS, Inc. is happy to announce that Benton County will join the ICS counties for Head Start services for the 2013/14 school year. Children who were to return to Head Start classes in Benton County for the upcoming school year need to apply and register.
A parent or legal guardian of children with birthdates from September 2, 2008 through September 1, 2010 may apply.
Beginning Monday, July 8, through July 31, staff will be available in the Ashland Head Start building from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. If you cannot come on the recruitment days, call the central office in Holly Springs, 662-252-1582, to arrange a time to apply. The number of enrollment slots is very limited. Please apply early.
Children with diagnosed disabilities are encouraged to apply, and may even apply with three years prior to kindergarten on their third birthday. Children enrolled in the ICS Early Head Start Program may also apply for Head Start when the child reaches 3 years old.
Bring the following items to complete an application.
• Copy of certified birth certificate for staff to review
• Original Immunization Form #121 from your local MS Health Dept.
• Proof of yearly family income.
• Head of household’s Social Security card - optional.
• Child’s Social Security card - optional.
• Proof of health and dental insurance, MEDICAID or CHIP.
• Child’s doctor and dentist - names, addresses and phone numbers.
• Names, addresses, and phone numbers of two emergency contact persons.
• Parents’ work place name, physical address and phone number.
Mary Reid plans Meet and Greet for students and families, Aug. 8
Mary Reid students in kindergarten through third grade will have Meet and Greet on Thursday night, August 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Students and their families may visit the classrooms and meet the teachers.
Students will be allowed to bring their supplies that night and leave them in their classrooms. You may come at any time during these hours. They look forward to seeing you on August 8. School officially begins at 7:30 a.m. on August 12.
Byhalia schools announce registration
Byhalia Elementary School and Byhalia Middle School will hold kindergarten and new student registration July 29-31 from 9 a.m. - 12 noon and 1-2 p.m.
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