Giving Tuesday

June 19th

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Give Your Child a Head Start on a Strong, Healthy, Bright Future

Upbring Head Start Preschool sets your child up for success by providing a safe, inclusive place in which to learn, grow and thrive. We surround your family with the services you need to prepare your child to start kindergarten ready to learn.

Free to eligible families. Upbring Head Start Preschool is free to eligible families. We welcome children ages infant to five years old, including children with special needs, in an inclusive setting. And every child receives nutritious, daily snacks each day!

Family advocate. Upbring assigns your family an advocate who will answer your questions, help with next steps and make sure we deliver the support you need.

Individual learning plans. Every child is unique, so our supportive staff creates individual learning plans for each student.

Family support services. We can connect your family with job placement resources, parenting skills training, medical, dental and mental health services and other support that would benefit your family. We also help you explore transportation options if necessary.

Enroll today

If you’d like to learn more or request an application to enroll in the Upbring Head Start Preschool program, please contact the center near you for more information:

Head Start/Early Head Start Centers:

Bay City: 979-557-2788

El Campo: 979-320-9000

Palacios: 361-403-0202

Wharton: 979-488-4224

Upbring’s 2016-17 Annual Performance Report

Upbring Early Head Start and Head Start is a program that provides the family essential skills and support for children to arrive in kindergarten ready to learn and succeed.  Our program also strives to help parents understand and empower the educational experience of their child.  The below report shared key highlights from the 2016-17 academic year.

Upbring Head Start Annual Report – 2016-2017