Monthly announcements

Click through the images below to view this month’s news and announcements and check back here each month for the latest happenings here at LULAC Head Start.

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Family Engagement/Enrollment

It's Open Enrollment season for any family seeking childcare to go back to work, study in school or seek early childhood education for their child. LULAC has a program that fits your needs. We have income based programs with a sliding scale fee or a free option. LULAC offers a safe, welcoming, learning environment for children as early as 2 months old through age 5 when we graduate them to Kindergarten. Apply today for the new school year starting on September 6th, 2021. Some of the supporting documents we'll need are as follows:
• Birth Certificate (long form)
• Proof of Income (TANF (DSS) Budget Letter, 4 weekly consecutive pay stubs, 2 bi-weekly consecutive pay stubs, W-2 or 1040 Form, Employer’s letter on company letterhead stating hourly wage and hours work per week or current payroll history for the last 4 weeks)
• Proof of Address (CURRENT grounded utility bill, rental lease)
• Physical Exam
• Immunizations
• Dental Exam
• Health Insurance Card
• Proof of Custody (If Applicable)
• Employer’s letter on company letterhead stating work schedule, school or training (for full day/full year services)

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Staff Highlights

Nidia Rivas is one of our head teachers and she is an excellent example of professionalism. Thank you for all that you do for LULAC.
Nidia shared the following, " I just celebrated my 6th anniversary of working at Lulac Head Start, a company that I love and enjoy working with. I started working as a Teacher Assistant, and continuing with my education I went up the ladder to Teacher, after completing my bachelor's Degree in Child Studies I applied for Head Teacher and became Head Teacher in March 2022. Overall, I am grateful to be part of a great company where we serve children and families. Looking forward to staying for more years with Lulac.

Nidia Rivas from Lulac

Program Updates

LULAC goes to Washington! What a day! Our annual trip to the Capital has returned and it was so great to be back and championing the wonderful work of Head Start. Our Executive Director and some of the Management Team spent the day in DC meeting with Congress and discussing the important work we do and the need for increased funding for Head Start to support our amazing staff and community impact

Lulac team heads to Washington DC


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