We are accepting applications for the 2023-2024 program year. To request an application, please call 763-783-4314. Applications in English, Spanish, and Arabic are also available to download and print at home. If you have any questions, please call the enrollment hotline at 763-783-4314. 

Anoka/Washington County’s Head Start-Early Head Start program provides education, nutrition, mental health, school readiness and parent engagement services to children and families from income eligible households. Our approach is to provide high-quality educational curriculum while connecting families with growth and learning opportunities. Head Start offers home-based programs with socialization for pregnant women and children through age five. Our center-based program operates classes for ages 3-5 at our seven centers, with options for part-year and full-year. Anoka/Washington County Head Start-Early Head Start consists of all of the Head Start and Head Start partners in Anoka and Washington County. These many sites are managed and operated from the ACCAP Head Start building in Coon Rapids. Head Start is a national program. If you would like to learn more about the program, please visit https://www.acf.hhs.gov/ohs

Head Start Annual Report to the Public 

2022 Head Start Annual Report

Important Documents

Anoka Washington County Head Start Quick Reference Calendar 2023-2024

Anoka Washington County Head Start Quick Reference Calendar 2024-2025

Anoka Washington County Head Start Calendar 2023-2024

Anoka Washington County Head Start Parent Handbook 2023-2024