Yakama Nation Head Start offers:

  • 5 hour sessions for 3-5 year olds, four days a week Sep- tember through May
  • 20-13 children enrolled in each classroom
  • Center’s located in Toppenish, Wapato, and White Swan communities
  • Native language and cultural instruction

Eligibility requirements for Yakama Nation Head Start include:

  • Children ages 3 or 4 on September 1 of the program year
  • Children with from low-income families served first
  • Preference given to income eligible children of Native American Descendancy of Federally Recognized Tribes
  • Preference for children with documented disabilities

Click here for YNHS Application

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