Welcome to the Santa Clara County Office of Education Early Learning Services website for Head Start, Early Head Start and State Preschool Programs. We share your interest in the growth and development of your child and know that we will all benefit from working and learning together. Our Early Learning Services Preschool Programs support the growth and development of children from birth to age 5. We promote school readiness of young children from low-income families through local programs.Please explore our website and online resources for more information by selecting topics from the menu options or any of the links and files available thru our website.
Our Mission Statement
SCCOE Early Learning Services Department is committed to the delivery of comprehensive child development education, health and social services that enrich the lives of children and families that we serve in our community.
Our Vision Statement
To provide a foundation that embraces children and families to develop skills and a love for lifelong learning.
Our Value Statement
A child's natural curiosity
Teacher's ability to understand that each child is unique
Cultural competency of the staff
Families' moral and cultural value system
Parents and staff working together to set the foundation for lifelong learning
Parent's contributions to program as their child's first teacher