Mandan News

Head Start accepting applications

The West River Head Start preschool program is now accepting applications for the 2013-14 school year.

Head Start is an early childhood program that is designed to help your child with school readiness skills to prepare them for kindergarten. Some of the learning areas covered with your child are physical development, social development, language, literacy, cognition and general knowledge.

Head Start serves Morton, Oliver, Mercer and Grant counties with classrooms located in Mandan, Hazen, New Salem, Hebron and Carson.

For more information, call your local West River Head Start Center at 663-9507 or go online to westriverheadstart.com. Spots available are limited, so be sure to act quickly.