In order to submit an online application for WAGES Head Start or Early Head Start programs, you MUST have a valid email address. If you do not have an email address at this time, or if you have submitted an application for a previous program year, you may print an application from our website, complete it and submit to our administrative office located at 601 Royall Ave., Goldsboro NC 27534. If you would like to submit an application for NC Pre-K sites other than WAGES (Carver and Royall Ave), please contact the Partnership for Children of Wayne County, 800 N William St, Goldsboro NC, (919)735-3371.
Please complete the following information for the primary Parent/Guardian.
WAGES uses the legal definition of Homelessness according to the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to determine if families are experiencing homelessness. This can include: families who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence; families who are sharing the housing of other persons due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or a similar reason; families living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, or camping grounds due to the lack of alternative accommodations; families living in emergency or transitional shelters; individuals abandoned in hospitals or are awaiting foster care placement.
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Please complete the following information for the secondary Parent/Guardian ONLY if they reside in the home with the child you are applying for.
Please complete the following information about your family. Parental Status should reflect parent(s)/guardian(s) that reside in the same home with the child you are applying for.
Please complete the following information for the child you would like to be considered for enrollment.
- Your Address - Available Locations
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Thank you for your interest in the WAGES Head Start or Early Head Start programs. Please review your information then click "Submit Application". We will contact you to complete the application process. At that time, you will be required to provide verification of child's age and verification of all household income received during the previous 12 months.
Required information is missing, see above.