Head Start

Head Start is a full day program for students ages 3 and 4.  The McKinney ISD Head Start office is located at Lawson Early Childhood School.  Head Start office hours are from 8 AM – 4 PM, Monday thru Friday.

Head Start Office Telephone Numbers:




Head Start Enrollment Qualifications:

Head Start: Child must be 3 or 4 years old on or before September 1, 2017.

Students may qualify if:

  • Income falls within guidelines
  • Child has been identified with a disability
  • Family is homeless
  • Child is in foster care

For more information about qualifying, please call the Head Start office at 469-302-2414.


How to Apply for Head Start

Head Start registration applications may be picked up at Lawson in the Head Start Office. The Head Start Office is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. For specific application questions, please contact the Head Start office directly at 469-302-2414, 469-302-2413.


Early Head Start

Early Head Start is a program for infants to children 3 years old.

For information about Early Head Start, please call 469-302-2432 or 469-302-2433.

More information about Texas Head Start Programs can be found at this link.