Head Start Early Childhood Education
Head Start Enrollment; Call 1-800-701- 7060
CAPK Head Start Programs
CAPK Head Start operates 33 Head Start and Early Head Start Child Development Centers in Kern County and eight Early Head Start Child Development Centers in San Joaquin County.
Health and Safety Update: A strict portfolio of safety precautions are in place to reduce the risk of COVID-19 virus transmission while children are learning with Head Start. Those include staggered arrival and pick up times, daily no-contact health screenings for staff, parents and children, reduced class sizes, physical distancing procedures, regular handwashing and use of personal protective equipment. CAPK Head Start has also deployed the use of Electrostatic Sprayers using CDC-approved Bioesque disinfectant to treat classroom surfaces.