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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





Positions Available


Northern Tier Community Action Corporation Head Start is soliciting bids for snow removal for the designated parking areas at our center sites in Johnsonburg and Coudersport.  Bids must be calculated on a cost per plowing basis and must include plowing the snow from the parking lot as well as clearing the main walkway to the front door and should be completed prior to 8:00 AM. 

All bids should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly labeled “Snow Removal Bid.”  Bids should be submitted to Northern Tier Community Action Corporation Head Start Program, P.O. Box 389, Emporium, PA and must arrive no later than 12:00 noon on October 19, 2017.  Bids will be opened at 1:00 PM on that date at the Northern Tier Community Action Corporation offices located at 135 West Fourth Street, Emporium PA.  Northern Tier Community Action Corporation reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive bid irregularities at our discretion.

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135 West 4th St.   •   P.O. Box 389   •   Emporium, PA 15834

Phone: (814) 486-1161   •   Fax: (814) 486-0825

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