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!

- Your Address - Available Locations
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Do you want to apply now for another child in your family?

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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.

Employment : https://www.bcesc.org/apps/pages/employment
Required information is missing, see above.