Parents! Early Enrollment for the next school year begins late Janaury and closes late March. Don't miss having the best chance to get one of your top choices for schools. Apply at the closest Student Assignment Office.

Fort Myers Student Assignment Office
2855 Colonial Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33966

Telephone: (239) 335-1561
Fax: (239) 335-1428
9:00 AM — 4:00 PM

Lehigh Acres Student Assignment Office
1262 Wings Way, Suite 207
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936

Telephone: (239) 461-8475
Fax: (239) 303-2589
9:00 AM — 4:00 PM

Cape Coral Student Assignment Office
370 Santa Barbara Blvd. N.
Cape Coral FL, 33993

Phone: (239) 242-2059
Fax: (239) 458-1079
9:00 AM — 4:00 PM

Bonita Springs
Literacy Council/United Way House
26820 Old 41 Road
9:00 AM — 2:30 PM

Qualifying Requirements:

  • Head Start is a classroom-based program.
    • Children must be 4 years old by September 1.
    • Family must meet the income guidelines or child must have a disability with an IEP.
    • DOCUMENTATION NEEDED TO APPLY
      • Birth Certificate
      • Income (one month's income verfication for all family members including child support, TANF, and SSI)
      • Custody Papers if not the natural parent

  • Early Head Start is an infant toddler program.
    • Home-based option is available for specified areas of Lee County.
    • Center-based option is available for those living in central Ft. Myers and students that attend Lee Adolescence Mothers Program (LAMP).
    • Children must be between the ages of birth and thirty-five months (0-35).
    • Pregnant women may also apply.
    • Family must meet the income guidelines or child must have a disability with an IFSP.