Thank you for your interest in the Family Services Head Start/ Early Head Start 2020/ 2021 school year. Before you begin, you will need to send via email the following items to Christian Ryan, Head Start Enrollment Specialist at CRyan@familyservicesforsyth.org; the child's/children's birth certificate, proof of income for all working adults in the home (2019 W-2, 1040 Tax Return) and the child's/ children's insurance/ Medicaid card). Your application will not be processed until these documents have been received. The following application is intended for new families/ applicants only. If you have previously completed an application in person with a Family Advocate (for any child) for any previous Head Start/ Early Head Start school year, please contact Christian Ryan, Enrollment Specialist, at 336-727-0617 (ext 1202). Once you have completed this application, you will be automatically redirected to the NC- Pre K application through Smart Start of Forsyth County. You will need to complete the application with Smart Start of Forysth County only if your child/ children are 4 years old or will be 4 years old by August 31, 2020.
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Household refers to: All persons living in the same residence and who may or may not be supported by the applying child's parent(s)' or guardian(s)' income. Number in Family refers to: all persons living in the same household who are supported by the child's parent(s)' or guardian(s)' income; and are related to the child's parent(s) or guardian(s) by blood, marriage or adoption; or are the child's authorized caregiver or legally responsible party.
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Thank you! Once the necessary documentation has been received (income [W-2, 1040 tax return, child support, etc], birth certificate, health insurance/ Medicaid card), a Family Advocate will be in contact with you soon. If your child(ren) are currently or will be 4 years old by August 31, 2020, you will also need to complete the NC- Pre K application from Smart Start of Forsyth County; this page will automatically redirect you to the NC- Pre K application. The NC- Pre K application is ONLY for children who are currently or will be 4 years old by August 31, 2020. If you would like to attend a WS/FCS Pre-K location, upon completion of the Pre-K application, you will also need to click following link to register for screening. The screening is required before placement at a WS/FCS location can occur. https://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/115740
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