The Florida Department of Education has ordered all schools in Florida to be closed through May 1st due to concerns about coronavirus. More information is available on our Coronavirus Information page.
Hillsborough County Public Schools Head Start believes that you, as a
parent and/or legal guardian, are the most important influence in your child's education and development. One of Head Start goals is to support you in this role. Some of these opportunities include:
Participate in family focused activities - Family Fun Days, Literacy Nights, Health Fair, Week of the Young, End of the Year celebrations, Special Projects events, etc.
Develop and increase leadership skills
Participate in shared decision-making for planning and operation of the program through Policy Committee
Accept membership in the Parent Committee Group at each site and/or program option
Assist in developing Parent Committee Calendar and/or Budget
Participate in developing activities with other parents
Participate in parent education /training classes
Gain valuable parenting skills
Learn more about community resources
Develop friendships with other parents, staff and community partners
We make information, experiences, and other resources available throughout the year that can make your job a little easier.