Welcome to Kokomo School Corporation Head Start
Located at:  Darrough Chapel Early Learning Center (Kokomo)
Elmwood Primary Learning Center (Peru)

Enrollment for the 2022-23 school year is happening now! Please head to our "Online Application Form" tab or visit us in person to apply.

About Us

Darrough Chapel provides a full-day preschool program for Head Start eligible 3- and 4-year-old children. All Head Start preschool teachers are certified and provide kindergarten readiness preparation based on a developmentally appropriate curriculum. Educational objectives focus on age appropriate academic and physical skill development, as well as health, nutrition, social/emotional support, and medical needs. This program includes transportation and school day meals. The local Head Start is an Indiana State licensed Early Childhood Center, and has earned Level 4 (highest rating) in Indiana Paths to Quality.

School Hours: 
Tier 1: 8-2:30
Tier 2: 9:15-3:45

Office Hours:
7:30-4:30 Monday-Friday

Contact Us

If you are interested in joining the Head Start family, email Director Kelly Wright at [email protected] or call 765-454-7082; 1-800-497-0774. 
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