Calais Centers


Calais Pre-KCalais Pre-K

Center Coordinator: Marcia Rogers

Calais Pre-K Head Start
Calais Elementary School
53 Garfield Street
Calais, ME 04619
(207)454-0131

Service Area: Greater Calais Area

Enrollment: 1 classroom of 16 children, 3 and 4 year olds, Head Start and Public Pre-K

We actively encourage and facilitate participation of children of all abilities and their families. Our staff is trained in working with children with disabilities and local service providers to ensure that all children’s individual needs are met.

Calendar: September – May, 4 mornings per week

Schedule: morning session: 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.; afternoon session: 11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Meals: Healthy breakfast and lunch, served in the classroom family style, with teachers and children eating together; meals provided at no cost to parents.

Fees: There are no fees for Head Start or Pre-K programs

Transportation: While CFO does not provide transportation to any of the Head Start programs, we do have some funds available to assist Head Start eligible families with the cost of transportation.

 

 

St. Croix ECEC

Center Coordinator: Marcia Rogers

St. Croix ECEC
25 Gatcomb Drive
Calais, ME 04619
(207)454-3212

Service Area: Greater Calais Area

Enrollment: 1 Preschool Classroom of 18 children, 3 and 4 year olds, Child Care, Head Start and Public Pre-K.

1 Infant/Toddler Classroom of 8 children, 6 weeks to 3 years old, Child Care and Child Care/Early Head Start

We actively encourage and facilitate participation of children of all abilities and their families. Our staff is trained in working with children with disabilities and local service providers to ensure that all children’s individual needs are met.

Calendar: Open all year for Child Care and Child Care/Early Head Start; September – May for Head Start and Public Pre-K

Schedule: Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. for Child Care

Meals: Healthy breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack served in the classroom family style, with teachers and children eating together; meals provided at no cost to parents.

Fees: Children enrolled in our Head Start or Pre-K programs attend at no cost

To assist families in paying for child care, we accept State of Maine child care subsidies including Voucher, ASPIRE, and Transitional Child Care (TCC). We also have a sliding fee and an in-house subsidy for eligible families. Call our enrollment office to get answers to all of your questions about subsidies and fees.

Transportation: While CFO does not provide transportation to any of the Head Start programs, we do have some funds available to assist Early Head Start/Head Start eligible families with the cost of transportation.

 

For more information about Washington County Community College, please visit their website at www.wccc.me.edu