Welcome to the Benton Franklin Head Start Website!
In partnership with the community, Benton Franklin Head Start promotes child development, school readiness, and life long learning to eligible children and their families by providing educational opportunities in safe nurturing environments.
Benton Franklin Head Start is a preschool program that provides developmentally appropriate preschool activities for young children and an opportunity for parents to become involved in their children’s education.
Benton Franklin Head Start offers parents a sense of belonging, an opportunity for personal growth through training and decision making, and support services based on the individual needs of each family.
Benton Franklin Head Start is funded by federal dollars through the Department of Health & Human Services. There is absolutely no cost to eligible families.
*Benton Franklin Head Start does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, religion, gender, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.