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In Collaboration with Cameron Co. School District

Pre-K Counts is an educational program that will serve fifteen children between three and kindergarten eligible age. Pre-K operates under the guidelines set by the Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning. The classroom will implement a curriculum that is designed to help the children grow academically and socially in preparation for kindergarten entry.

What can I expect from a Pre-K Counts classroom?
  • Qualified teachers, with education and expertise working with young children
  • Small class sizes (15) so teachers have one-on-one with your child
  • A developmentally appropriate curriculum that encourages your child to grow academically and socially
  • Learning activities that will help your child thrive and smoothly transition into kindergarten
  • Regular reviews of your child’s progress and help with choosing learning activities that are best for your child
  • Help your child learn the skills they need to be ready and excited for school
Who is eligible for Pre-K Counts?
  • PA Pre-K Counts is a free program for income-eligible families designed for children who are between the age of 3 and younger than the entry age for kindergarten
  • Children who have a family income that falls below the 300% of the Federal poverty level
  • Children who are at risk of school failure
What is the cost to families for the Pre-K Counts?

PA Counts is free to income-eligible families

How do I apply?

Applications are available at:

  • Northern Tier Community Action Head Start Office
    • 135 West Fourth St., Emporium, PA 15834 (the building in the back of the main office)
  • Woodland Elementary School Office
    • 601 Woodland Ave, Emporium, PA 15834




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