McCartney Learning Center

Alta Head Start/ Early Head Start offers quality educational programs in a nurturing, secure and developmental appropriate setting for children birth to five. Qualified, credentialed teachers who are trained in best practice academic and social- emotional standards, as well as other trained support staff, provide children a preschool experience focused on school readiness skill development.

Services offered by Alta Head Start/Early Head Start include Education, Health, Nutrition, Disabilities, Mental Health, Social Services/Family Development and Parent Involvement.

Six Head Start centers are located in Youngstown, with additional locations in Austintown, Boardman, Campbell and Sebring. Four additional Partnership Locations are found in Youngstown, including in the Youngstown City Schools.