Headstart/ELC

Samish Head Start & Early Learning Center

Both programs open to the community!

Samish Longhouse Head Start and Childcare

Head Start Program

September to May
M, T, Th, F   9am-1pm (No school on Wed)

  • Free comprehensive preschool program (3-5 yr. olds) for income eligible families or children with special needs
  • Health and developmental screenings
  • Home visits and Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • Parent involvement activities and Family Nights
  • USDA meal program
  • Child-centered, individualized educational curriculum focusing on children’s natural love of exploration and creativity
  • Intergenerational activities with the Elders program

Samish Longhouse Channel 10 Presentation

2015-2016 School Year

Please complete a Head Start Application and submit it to the Head Start program by August 24th for priority enrollment.

Number of available slot: 30

Applications are also available at 1618 D Ave. and 2918 Commercial Ave. Please submit all complete applications (along with required paperwork) to: 1618 D Avenue, Anacortes, WA 98221

Early Learning Center

Year-Round
M-F   7:30am-5:30pm

  • DEL licensed program for children 12mo-5yrs
  • Competitive Rate: private pay (see our ELC Monthly Rates), DSHS, or Tribal CCDF sliding scale (tribal members only)
  • USDA meal program
  • Child-centered, individualized educational curriculum focusing on children’s natural love of exploration and creativity
  • Intergenerational activities with the Elders program

Number of available slots:  20 preschool (30mo-5yrs)………12 toddler (12mo-29mo)

Enrollment is year-round.  There is a $50.00 initial and annual registration fee.
To register, please bring in a completed ELC Application, your child’s birth certificate and immunization records.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call us or stop by!  Thank you!

Anacortes “Early Learning Partners” programs

Anacortes Early Learning Partners