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Find out more information about our Head Start, Early Head Start and Pre-K Counts programs.


2023-2024 School Calendar

Luzerne County Head Start's calendar has been finalized for the 2023-2024 program year. The first day of classes for children is Tuesday, September 5th.

2023-2024 School Calendar

Apply for LCHS's Alumni Scholarship

The application deadline has passed for the 2022-2023 school year. All award recipients will be notified in April. Scholarships will be awarded on May 15, 2023 at LCHS's annual alumni scholarship luncheon at Mohegan Sun.

Click HERE to Access the Alumni Scholarship Application

Careers at LCHS

Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is hiring full and part-time employees at multiple locations. We offer competitive pay; medical, dental and vision benefits; generous PTO; retirement savings plan with employer contributions at 7% and much more.


Recent News & Upcoming Events

Best-Selling Author Speaks at Head Start Event On Science Behind Early Learning

March 7, 2023

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Luzerne County Head Start Welcomes Best-Selling Author to Wilkes-Barre

February 22, 2023

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LCHS to Hold Recruitment Event on 2/23

February 20, 2023

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Hundreds of Hats, Gloves Collected for Head Start Children

December 20, 2022

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Coat Drive Benefits Dozens of Head Start Children

December 9, 2022

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LCHS Associate Teacher Earns CDA through National Program

November 16, 2022

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Voices of Head Start:

"I absolutely love Head Start; Kayley has learned so much since she started. It has also helped her to interact with other children. If she is misbehaving at home and I notify her teacher, her teacher helps me by talking to Kayley in a way that she better understands. Kayley wants to stay at school longer; she loves it!"

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