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Enrollment is now open

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


2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration is now open for the 2021-2022 school year at school districts across Luzerne and Wyoming Counties. Click on the red button below to access your child's school district.

Kindergarten Registration Information

Virtual Services at LCHS

The safety of our children, their families and our staff is our first priority at Luzerne County Head Start. As we continue to navigate through the COVID-19 health crisis, LCHS will offer at-home learning services to enrolled children and their families in our Early Head Start, Head Start and Pre-K Counts programs. Please click the button below to learn more about our virtual services. UPDATE: Please note beginning Monday, March 15th some of LCHS's classrooms at select sites will re-open for in person services. Virtual services for these classrooms will remain available for those who chose not to participate in the hybrid model.

Virtual Services

LCHS 2020 Reopening Plan

At Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. it is our priority to keep our staff, students and their families healthy, especially in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please click the button below to learn more about our 2020-2021 reopening plan.

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Recent News & Upcoming Events

LCHS Receives PPE & Sanitation Supplies as Part of School-Based Health Initiative

May 6, 2021

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Child Tax Credit: Information for Families with Children

May 3, 2021

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LCHS to Hold COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

May 3, 2021

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Nanticoke Head Start ROCKS!

April 28, 2021

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SNAP Temporary Increase

April 28, 2021

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Hazleton Police Receive Outstanding Community Partner Award

April 22, 2021

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Voices of Head Start:

“Head Start has been a tremendous help to my family in many ways. My son, Amari, has learned so much and communicates with myself and my husband much better. I have also seen improvements with how he interacts with his baby sister. His teacher and her classroom staff have also played a huge role in helping to fully potty-train Amari. I am forever grateful for the love and patience the staff at Head Start has for my son.”

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