MATRIX HEAD START

federally funded free education for children zero to five & families

Matrix Head Start (MHS) (est 1981) Currently operating in Southwest Detroit, Central/Downtown Detroit and Southeast Detroit Head Start service areas, Matrix Head Start has grown to be the largest Head Start provider in the city. Matrix Head Start provides high-quality comprehensive services to children aged 0-5 and their families.

MHS is an integral part of the community and in the lives of children and families. It is a federally funded, comprehensive program serving low-income children zero to five years of age, special needs children and their families. The focus is on parents in order to empower them to provide for themselves and their families while preparing for the future. We are prepared to meet the challenges and changes faced by the children, families, and community we serve.

As a bilingual, multicultural program, MHS is sensitive to the cultural differences, strengths and uniqueness of our community. The traditions and celebrations, which bring hope, joy, and unity to the families served, are respected.

The goal of MHS is to continually develop collaborative projects to integrate services and more efficiently utilize community resources and funding. The multifaceted program approach, which includes training opportunities and shared facilities, establishes us as an authority in early childhood education and childcare in Southwest Detroit.

Our vision is that MHS will remain at the forefront of innovative service delivery and a true leader in the community for children and families.

Southwest Detroit is rich in cultural diversity and MHS works to affirm the value of each child and each culture. Exposure to the different cultures and eras enhance the family’s ability to understand the world around them.

 

 


SOME PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

• Celebration of Cultures
• Parenting matters
• Cinco de Mayo Parade/Celebration
• St. Patrick’s Day Parade
• English Language classes
• “Literacy Explosion” workshops
• Multilingual/Multicultural staff and curriculum
• Multicultural/Bilingual staffing
• Multicultural/Bilingual classrooms


MATRIX HEAD START

federally funded free education for children zero to five & families
Click here to visit MatrixHeadStart.org.

For up to date Head Start center information and enrollment, please call

1.844.4HS.INFO

 


WE ARE MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Following a full independent evaluation and analysis of the Transition to Success™ model in Head Start, it was determined that five areas (domains) with significant positive changes in scores were Food, Adult Education, Life Skills, Community Involvement, and Financial Management.

 

 



  • 100% of our children (1,103 enrolled) receive hearing and vision screening. 100%
  • 98.5% of Matrix Head Start children (1,103 enrolled) are up to date on their immunizations at no cost to the program, utilizing existing healthcare funding streams. 98.5%

MATRIX HEAD START

 

MATRIX HEAD START  federally funded free education for children zero to five & families
Click here to visit the Matrix Head Start website.

 

Matrix Head Start is a federally funded, comprehensive program serving low-income children zero to five years of age, special needs children and their families. As a trilingual, multicultural program, MHS is sensitive to the cultural differences, strengths and uniqueness of our community and teaches in three languages English, Spanish and Arabic. The goal of Matrix Human Services Head Start is to continually develop collaborative projects to integrate services and more efficiently utilize community resources and funding. The multifaceted program approach includes training opportunities and shared facilities that establish Matrix as an authority in early childhood education and childcare.

PHOTO ALBUMS

Take a moment to explore Matrix Head Start’s facebook photo archives that include Matrix Head Start centers in action, event photos, staff and activities!
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Matrix Head Start / HERNANDEZ

Matrix Head Start / CARE VILLAGE

Matrix Head Start / CATHEDRAL OF ST. PAUL

Matrix Head Start / CECIL

Matrix Head Start / CESAR CHAVEZ EAST

Matrix Head Start / COVENANT

Matrix Head Start / ETERNAL ROCK

Matrix Head Start / FIORE

Matrix Head Start / GREATER CHRIST

Matrix Head Start / HOLY REDEEMER

Matrix Head Start / INFINITY 1

Matrix Head Start / INFINITY 2

Matrix Head Start / JBN / SAMARITAN

Matrix Head Start / LAKEWOOD MANOR

Matrix Head Start / LIGHTHOUSE

Matrix Head Start / MANUEL REYES

Matrix Head Start / PATHWAYS

Matrix Head Start / PETER CLAVER

Matrix Head Start / SALEM

Matrix Head Start / SER METRO

Matrix Head Start / SPIRIT OF HOPE

Matrix Head Start / Ss. PETER AND PAUL

Matrix Head Start / ST. STEPHEN

Matrix Head Start / ST. VINCENT DEPAUL

Matrix Head Start / THE WORD OF TRUTH

Matrix Head Start / TABERNACLE

Matrix Head Start / WC3D


MATRIX HEAD START ONLINE ENROLLMENT

 

For up to date information on any of our Head Start centers or for enrollment, visit matrixheadstart.org

 

 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION

To learn more about Matrix Head Start, please speak with one of our dedicated staff members at: 

Matrix Head Start
2051 Rosa Parks Blv.
Detroit, MI 48216
(313) 962-5244  

 

 


MATRIX HEAD START INFORMATION

For up to date information on any of our Head Start centers or for enrollment, please call 1.844.4HS.INFO