Head Start Preschool Program

Oki! The Siksika Head Start Program is a comprehensive early childhood development program for preschool aged children (3-4 years old) living on Siksika Nation.

To contact Siksika’s Head Start Preschool Program, please call 403-734-5755.

Hours of operation are 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday.

Head Start is a holistic early intervention program that addresses the needs of Siksika’s preschool (3-4 year old) children.

Head Start provides a continuum of support for children’s social, emotional, and cognitive growth and development, including:

  • Health promotion
  • Nutrition
  • Preschool education (early literacy and math skills)
  • Social interaction
  • Parent/child interaction and parenting skills
  • Culture and language
  • Special needs

The program operates from September to June each year, with a graduation held in June. Two groups of preschoolers attending the program twice a week: one group from the east side of Siksika Nation, and the second group from the West side of Siksika. Classes run Monday/Wednesday and Tuesday/Thursday. Transportation is provided for the preschoolers to and from the Head Start building, and breakfast, lunch and snack are provided daily. 

Hours of Operation are from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm,  Closed for Lunch (noon hour) and holidays.

We welcome all Siksika Nation children and Non-Indigenous/Non-Status children that are ages 3-4 years old. You can register online or visit the Siksika Head Start building for registration forms. For more information contact us by phone at 403.734.5755 or by email at headstart@siksikahealth.com.

To register fill out the form below:

2024-25 Headstart Registration Form

Siksika Head Start Registration Form

Siksika Head Start Program will be accepting 30 applications for the School Year. A waiting list will be kept throughout the Year for more applicants. Please complete information below to assist us on the pre-registration for the Head Start Program.
Child's Full Name(Required)
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Address (map & house number)(Required)
Mother's Name
Father's Name
Legal Guardian
Emergency Contact