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Program Options

early Head Start Locations
for infants and toddlers

We serve all of Monroe County by providing a full-day program option at one site, click the school address below to view a map. In addition to the center-based program for Early Head Start at Jack's Defeat Creek listed below, Early Head Start also offers a Home-Based Option for prenatal to 3 years of age. Call for details of the Early Head Start Home-Based Option at (812) 339-3447, ext. 310.    

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Jack's Defeat Creek (Licensed sites)

5015 West State Road 46, Bloomington, IN 47404
Suite H (infants); Suite F (1-2 years); Suite O (2-3 years);
Suite E (Mixed Age 6 weeks to 36 months).
Suite N (2-3 years)
Classes run Monday to Friday, 8 am to 3 pm.

Head Start Locations
for pre-school children (AGES 3-5)

We serve all of Monroe County by providing half-day and full-day program options at ten sites, click the school addresses below to view a map. 
Click here to view a map of all locations.

FIRST UNITED

2420 E. Third St., Bloomington, IN 47401
Class 1,2,3,4:  Monday to Thursday, 9 am to 3 pm

Broadview

705 W Coolidge Road, Bloomington, IN 47403
Monday to Thursday, 9 am to 3 pm

Fairview

627 W 8th Street, Bloomington, IN 47404
Monday to Thursday, 10 am to 4 pm

Grandview

2300 S Endwright Road, Bloomington, IN 47403
Tuesday to Friday, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Jack's Defeat Creek (suite p) (licensed site)

5015 West State Road 46, Bloomington, IN 47404
Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 2:30 pm

HIGHLAND PARK

900 S. Park Square Drive, Bloomington, IN 47401
Monday to Friday, 12:30 pm to 4 pm

Lindbergh

1502 West 15th Street, Bloomington, IN 47404
Class 1,2,3,4 (Extended Day Option):  Monday to Friday, 7 am to 5:50 pm
Class 1,2,3,4:  Monday to Friday, 9 am to 3 pm

St. Paul United Methodist Church

4201 West 3rd Street, Bloomington, IN 47404
Tuesday to Friday, 9 am to 3 pm

stinesville

7973 W. Main St., Stinesville, IN 47464
Tuesday to Friday, 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Templeton

1400 Brenda Lane, Bloomington, IN 47401
Tuesday to Friday, 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Walnut Woods

1790 S Park Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47401
Monday to Friday, 8 am to 2 pm

   



Half-Day Classes

Morning or afternoon classes that typically meet Tuesday through Friday for 3.5 hours each. They are considered “school year” programs because the are closely aligned with the public school calendar.

Full-Day Classes

Classes that meet for 5.5 or 6 hours a day.  Some meet for the school year, others run through the summer.  Classes meet 4 or 5 days a week depending on location.

affordable Extended Day Classes

Classes that meet for more than 6 hours per day for parents that are working or going to school.  Classes operate year around for 10 or 10.5 hours per day.  Fees for this class fund the portion of the day that is not funded by Head Start, similar to before and after school.  Fees are based on a sliding fee scale.

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