• Our Head Start classrooms continue to provide 5 Star licensed preschool services for children three and four years old in Alexander County. Children enjoy a wide variety of experiences and activities in a structured schedule of daily school routines. Families enjoy a wealth of parent training opportunities designed to their preferences. Head Start and NC  Pre-K combine to offer preschool for every need. All our classes use the highly acclaimed Creative Curriculum and all classroom teachers hold Baccalaureate Degrees.


    For more information or to register your child for one of our many preschool programs, contact Patricia Burke, Data Entry at our Head Start site located in Wittenburg Elementary at (828) 632-7413                                  

    Ways to apply:

    *By Mail: You may retrieve an Application for Enrollment from the website, which is found under the Applications & Forms Tab.            

    Print it and mail to: 

             Alexander County Head Start

    7300 Church Rd.  Taylorsville, NC 28681

     *In Person: You can come in to Wittenburg Elementary School, located at 7300 Church Rd. Taylorsville, NC 28681. Ask to speak to Patricia Burke, Head Start Data Entry.

    *By Phone (Preferred): Apply by phone calling the Head Start Data Entry, Patricia Burke at (828) 632-7413.