Thank you for your interest in our programs. Head Start/Preschool provides a quality early childhood experience at no cost to qualifying families who reside in Butler and Preble County.To view income guidelines, copy and paste the following link to your browser: https://www.bcesc.org/apps/pages/head-start

Please fill in this online application to start the screening process.

If you have completed an application in the past or need assistance completing this form, please call 513-785-6850.

Click here to find a provider in your area.

Here are some tips for inputting your gross annual income based on the following documents:

  • 1040 Tip: Gross income is what is on Line 9 of the 2020 1040 form.
  • W-2 Tip: Gross income is what is in Box 1 of the 2020 W-2 form
  • Paystub Tip: Gross income is what you make before any deductions

Do your best. We will review income with you. Keep going!

Do you want to apply now for another child in your family?

Add Another Applicant

Are there other children in the family?

Add a Sibling

Once your application is submitted, you will receive an email notification and we will contact you to schedule an appointment.

Required information is missing, see above.