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Enrollment is now open

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


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

2022-2023 School Calendar

Our 2022-2023 calendar has been finalized. The first day of class for children is Wed., Sept. 7th. Please note as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, certain classrooms or centers may have to *temporarily* close or switch to remote learning.

2022-2023 School Calendar

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

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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Senator Bob Casey Visits Luzerne County Head Start

November 1, 2022

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State Senator Marty Flynn Helps Celebrate Head Start Awareness Month

October 4, 2022

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Book Drive to Benefit Head Start Children

September 14, 2022

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Voices of Head Start:

"Thanks to the support of Head Start and home visiting programs, I’ve been able to complete my coursework to become an EMT/paramedic and start the process of buying a home. This program has given my family so much. I cannot begin to express how grateful I am."

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