Ottawa Head Start - Ottawa KS Head Start Child Care Center

225 E 2nd, Ottawa KS 66067
(785) 242-4405

About the Provider

Description: Ottawa Head Start serves 20 children, ages 3-5 in the city of Ottawa, Kansas. The program operates Monday-Friday for six hours per day. Children receive comprehensive preschool services including significant focus on:
Cognitive, language, social/emotional and motor development
Health and dental screening
Nutrition screenings and services
Developmental screenings and individual educational services
Transition services
Families of enrolled children receive all of the above services supported through resource location and development, parent education opportunities, family goal setting and the opportunity to be involved in governance and decision making for the program.

ECKAN Head Start promotes health development for all children. In order for the program and the child’s family to be certain a child is healthy, a variety of screenings must be completed. All children in the Head Start program should receive the screenings and exams on the application checklist. Parents should review the checklist, before attending doctor’s appointments, to ensure they can advocate for their child, and ensure the appropriate screenings are completed.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 0000450-010
  • Capacity: 40
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Nov 01, 2017
  • District Office: Kansas Dept of Health and Environment - Child Care Licensing Program
  • District Office Phone: 785-296-1270 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Date of Survey Survey Number Survey Reason Findings
2017-09-12 17-006968 Annual Survey View Findings
2017-09-12 17-006968 Annual Survey View Findings
2017-08-14 17-008200 Amendment Survey View Findings
2016-10-17 16-007206 Annual Survey View Findings
2015-10-05 15-007408 Annual Survey View Findings
2015-10-05 15-007408 Annual Survey View Findings
2014-10-06 14-007763 Annual Survey View Findings

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