Local Head Start Centers receives Award of Excellence
6/8/2016, 9:11 p.m.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet was awarded for all five of their Head Start centers located in Joliet and Bolingbrook. They have received the Governor's Award of Excellence for the State of Illinois for Family and Community Engagement.
According to Head Start officials, these programs encourage strong relationships and partnerships between the schools and families in order to enhance children’s learning and development. Each of Catholic Charities’ Head Start locations recognize that children develop within the context of families and communities and that families, communities, and early childhood programs all play a role in children’s development.
For more on Catholic Charities’ Head Start Program and how to enroll your child into their program visit catholiccharitiesjoliet.org.
Pictured are Head Start Staff accepting the awards.