Head Start classroom seats are still available for the 2016-17 preschool year.
All of our centers are four-and-five star rated by the State of Ohio’s Step Up to Quality initiative and are certified by PRE4CLE, the Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s quality preschool initiative. Our excellent teachers and staff are looking forward to working with you and your child to help you on your path to living your best life.
To learn more about the talented team members that lead the Head Start Centers click here.
We Invest in People
We’ll meet with you to address any immediate needs then identify some life goals. Do you want to enroll your child in preschool to get him or her on a path to success early in life? Are you unemployed and looking for a job? Do you want to go back to school to get a college degree? Are you having trouble paying the bills and making ends meet? Whatever your challenges are, we will work with you on solutions.
We Nurture Success
We Transform Lives
Stories of Progress + Success
City of Cleveland Police Commander Thomas McCartney reads If You Give a Mouse a Cookie and The Wheels on the Bus to the children at the Council for Economic Opportunities’ Bellaire Head Start Center. It was part of the Friendship through Reading initiative that...
Head Start students at the William Patrick Day center sang, danced and watched in amazement as a performer from the Djapo Cultural Arts Institute in Cleveland gave a special show from the musical Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters. The story is about two...
Police Chief Calvin Williams and the Council for Economic Opportunities launch Friendship through Reading
Reading regularly to a child is one of the most important things you can do during his or her formative years. Keeping a community’s children safe as they continue to grow and develop is dependent upon communication and trust between children, families and a...
Dr. Jacklyn Chisholm, president and CEO of the Council for Economic Opportunities, spoke to a early-rising crowd during the “Faith and Finance” breakfast at Mt. Zion Congressional Church in Cleveland on Friday. She spoke about how her faith led her to her...
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Click on the workshop to find out more. Then, make an appointment at one of our Neighborhood Opportunity Centers to register and to learn more about what the Council can offer you on your path to a better life. Take the first step with us today.