Metropolis Head Start

Site Supervisor:  Sondra Mounce
Phone:  (618) 524-5222
Fax:  (618) 524-5322

416 East Ninth Street
Metropolis, IL  62960-1954

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Children Playing at Southern 7's Head Start
Children Playing at Southern 7's Head Start

Services Provided

Head Start (3 - 5 years)

  • Full Day Classrooms:  8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (breakfast, lunch & afternoon snack provided) 
  • ​Head Start Enrollment – 108

Early Head Start (6 weeks - 3 years)

  • Full Day Classroom:  8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (breakfast, lunch & afternoon snack provided)
  • Early Head Start Enrollment – 24

Home Based Services

Through weekly home visits, children and families receive all the services of Early Head Start, but in their homes.  Home Based is offered for children zero to three years of age.  Each home visit is approximately one and a half hours in length and includes special activities for the child and parent together.  Socialization Days are held twice each month, so children also have an opportunity to play with others their age.

  • Massac County Early Head Start Home Based Enrollment – 14




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