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January 8, 2018
4000 Valley Square to house Head Start classrooms, playground
A project that will foster connections between the young and old, to the benefit of both, is in the works at 4000 Valley Square, an assisted...
January 8, 2018 - 9:20am
August 1, 2017
New centralized Head Start building aims to help children, families in Spirit Lake
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.—Looking out from cafeteria windows at the Spirit Lake Nation's Head Start facility onto green hills of buffalo pasture,...
August 1, 2017 - 8:37pm
July 3, 2017
Turtle Mountain Head Start programs awarded $1.5 million in federal funds
Head Start programs that serves the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians has received a nearly $1.5 million grant. The Administration for Children and Families' Office of Head Start announced the fund to support early education and early childhood development resources for families...
July 3, 2017 - 4:24pm
April 2, 2017
Head Start program to shift to full-day sessions
The Head Start program in Grand Forks Public Schools will shift from half-day sessions to full-day sessions for the 2017-2018 school year, a change welcomed by the program's leaders and a large majority of parents of children in Head Start. "There's a much more significant impact...
April 2, 2017 - 7:00am
January 10, 2017
Grand Forks Head Start director to resign
Jerry Jonnson, director of the Head Start program for Grand Forks Public Schools, will resign his position in June 2017. "It has been an honor...
January 10, 2017 - 6:42pm
Grand Forks Head Start honored with presidential award
A Grand Forks program's effort to champion children has gained recognition from the White House. Grand Forks Head Start was among 15 programs...
May 10, 2016 - 4:52pm
March 17, 2016
Towner, Granville, Upham School District awarded funding for education programs
The Towner, Granville, and Upham School District in North Dakota will receive funding for early education programs, according to the state's...
March 17, 2016 - 4:54pm
March 11, 2016
Tribal college awarded funds for Head Start programs
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.—Cankdeska Cikana Community College has been awarded $1,090,300 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families/Office of Head Start. The funds will help support the college's American Indian and Alaska Native Head...
March 11, 2016 - 1:17pm
December 16, 2015
Grand Forks dad up for national Father of the Year award
When John and Christina Frank got married, they were both OK with not having kids. So it's funny to John, who is now a father of five adopted...
December 16, 2015 - 6:00am
October 2, 2015
Grand Forks Head Start preps to extend class for some students
Longer days for some Head Start children in Grand Forks may mean fewer are accepted into the program next year. A federal push for locations...
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
April 13, 2015
Head Start celebrates 50 years of assisting children
For Alicia McGoven, Head Start meant more than a boost to her education. The Grand Forks resident said the federal child development program,...
April 13, 2015 - 6:30am
March 11, 2015
$2 million awarded to Head Start programs in North Dakota
More than $2 million in federal grants was awarded to Head Start projects in North Dakota, including an early education program in Devils Lake, announced Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., on Wednesday. Early education programs in Devils Lake and six other communities,...
March 11, 2015 - 8:23pm
February 21, 2015
LETTER: Activists wildly oversell Pre-K programs
With summer programs, after-school programs and now state-funded preschool (SB 2151), the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction essentially is demanding taxpayer care of all children in the state for every waking moment of their lives, from the age of 3 until the young people...
February 21, 2015 - 1:11am
February 2, 2015
Mayville State receives federal funds for Head Start
Mayville State University is among two programs that received federal funding for Early Head Start and Head Start programs, as announced Monday by Sen.
February 2, 2015 - 8:30pm
January 30, 2015
Dickinson’s CAP receives more than $1 million in Head Start program grants
BISMARCK -- Community Action Partnership Inc. of Dickinson is receiving a $1.04 million federal grant for Head Start and Early Head Start, North Dakota’s congressional delegation announced Friday. The funding will be used to support the more than 200 children enrolled...
January 30, 2015 - 9:12pm