Thrive to Five (Head Start) taking applications

Do you have a child who is age 3 or 4 (must be 3 before September 1st)? Are you looking for an exceptional school readiness program to kick start your child’s education?  Lancaster County Thrive to Five, also known as Head Start may be what you are looking for to assist your family.

The Lancaster County Thrive to Five (Head Start) program offers a 6 hour per day session Monday through Friday providing children with early childhood education emphasizing language, math, science, art, physical activity and social skills, family support services, nutritious meals and health screenings.  This year, there will be a Head Start classroom at Martic Elementary School, we are currently filling these slots. Click HERE to learn more.

This link will provide you information about eligibility. You can also contact Bobbie Frick for more information or to begin an application for your child at 717-299-7301 x 3012 or through email at