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UAMS Head Start/Early Head Start

  • Mother's Day Celebration at Kennedy Head Start

    mother and child

    In honor of Mother’s Day UAMS Kennedy Head Start, hosted “Muffins with Moms” It was a fun-filled morning with Moms engaging with each other and their children. Moms snacked on an assortment of muffins, cinnamon rolls, juice and water. This event was a great opportunity to build family engagement in our Head Start Program.  The…

  • Cooking Class Spring 2019

    Woman sauteing vegetables in a pan

    Our HS, EHS and Partnership parents and family members participated in the 6 weeks Cooking Matters course.  This program helps parents and caregivers, struggling with limited food budgets, learn how to shop for and cook healthy, affordable meals.  After the parents learned about healthy eating and cooking, they participated in cooking healthy dishes during each…

  • Kennedy Head Start Gardens

    trying leaving greens from our garden

    The children at Kennedy enjoy planting and watering their garden. The children enjoy working in it by, pulling the weeds out, so that their vegetables can grow. The teachers talk with the children in the classroom about each plant that is growing, they measure and observe the changes weekly. The joy for children and staff…