Administrative Offices
139 Rieger Road

Butler, PA 16001
Phone: 724-287-2761
Fax: 724-287-4205

Additional Head Start Resources 

National Head Start Association - Kitchen Table Talk    Click here for more information

FREE INTERNET AVAILABLE

If you need internet  access for your child, Comcast and many others are offering free internet.  Call 1-844-488-8395 for details. 

Spectrum is offering internet service.  Call 1-844-488-8398.

Armstrong will open all Wi-Fi Hot Spots in our service areas to the general public.  Customers can find Hot Spot locations here:  ArmstrongOneWire.com/Internet/WirelessLocations


Click the links below for online activities


Scholastic has provided themes for every day for two weeks. Every day has a book to watch, a book to read/listen to, a video relevant to that days theme, and an activity that also goes along with the theme as well.
https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome/grades-prek-k.html

ABC Mouse is offering a free 30 day trial of their website. They offer over 800 lessons across multiple levels on reading and literacy, math, social studies, science, as well as art.
https://www.abcmouse.com/landing/sem:goog?keyword=preschool_games&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIx_vEr7W06AIVTj0MCh3lpA_GEAAYASAAEgLeT_D_BwE

 This is Jack Hartmann’s youtube channel. He creates educational and fun music videos for children, and has a set of videos for phonics work as well as a new video about hand washing.
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVcQH8A634mauPrGbWs7QlQ

This website puts up episodes of Mister Rogers Neighborhood to watch for free.
https://www.misterrogers.org/watch/

 If parents choose they can sign up for PBS’ monthly newsletter and also receive access to different learning activities and suggestions of things to work on with their children.
http://pbsfan.etvendowment.org/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIx_vEr7W06AIVTj0MCh3lpA_GEAAYAiAAEgIHPvD_BwE

Beachbody has provided some free workout routines for children and families to engage in while everyone is at home.
https://vimeo.com/showcase/6880106

This is a compilation of all the different museums, zoos, and travel destinations that are offering free virtual tours that children and families can explore together.
https://people.com/travel/stuck-at-home-you-can-visit-these-world-famous-sites-from-your-couch-for-free/


Free Noggin Subscription: A three-month subscription to the Noggin app, the trustedlearning service for kids.   
Click here for more information

FREE MEALS FOR CHILDREN

Please see below to locate where students and children can get meals. 
*Note: This list is subject to change and will automatically be updated with the most recent info as received. Call or visit the school’s website or social media for updates/confirmation.  Click the links below for information on each districts food plan.

Armstrong School District


Butler Area School District 

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Karns City School District

Beginning on Tuesday, March 17th
Time: 11am-1pm
Location: Karns City High School Cafeteria
We will be prepared to provide a meal for each student signed up though the entire closure. You only need to sign up once and your child will continue to receive meals each day through the remainder of the closure. Please sign up here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1byzeaaXD-urYYPCsfBC4Xx75H2XVbLYM9OPCdpWFTNY/viewform?edit_requested=true
Please note, all the meals are free to any Karns City student and any other person under the age of 18.  You do not have to be on free or reduced lunch to receive a meal.


Mars Area School District
Beginning on Tuesday, March 17th
Offering meals for students eligible for free or reduced meals and for anyone in a student's household who is under age 18.
Time: 10am-2pm
Location: Mars Area High School’s Cafeteria Entrance
Meals for the remainder of this week (March 17-20) may be picked up on Tuesday, March 17. Meals may then be picked up every Monday and Wednesday through the remainder of the school closure. If parents are unable to pick up meals, special


​Moniteau School District

We are providing meals between 11:00 am and 12:00 pm for all children ages 18 and under.  Call if you have any questions.  
Moniteau School District (724)637-2321 ext. 3128

NEW - Starting the week of March 30, 2020 reduced pick up days
Tuesday & Friday ONLY pick-up   Click here for more information


Slippery Rock Area School District 

Beginning on Monday March 23rd
Time: 11am-1pm M, W, F
Locations: Middle School and Moraine Elementary
Available to students that received free or reduced meals

South Butler County School District

Please see list below on where students can get meals in their school district and Beaver County YMCA on Monday-Friday (unless otherwise noted).
*Note: This list is subject to change and will automatically be updated with the most recent info as received. Call or visit the school’s website or social media for updates/confirmation.

Aliquippa School District
Beginning on Monday, March 16th through Friday, March 27th
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m
Aliquippa JSHS cafeteria

Ambridge Area School District
Beginning on Tues, March 17th through Friday, March 27th
Lunch only
Ambridge High School: 11am-11:30am at the kitchen door entrance
State Street Elem in Baden: 11:15am-11:45am at the main entrance
Economy Elem: 11:30am-12pm at Kindergarten entrance

Beaver Area School District
Beginning on Tuesday, March 17th
Time: 10am-12pm
Location: Bridgewater Fire Station on 619 Market Street

Any student 18 years of age or under may receive a free breakfast and lunch, whether or not they live in our community.

Beaver County YMCA
Summertime’s Feel Good Foods (Monaca): Monday-Friday 11:15am-12:15pm
Light of Salvation (Beaver Falls): Monday- Friday 4pm-5:30pm
Beaver County YMCA: 7 days a week 5pm-6pm
Youth Supper on March 19th at 6:30pm will be dinner only

Big Beaver Falls School District
Beginning on Tuesday, March 17th
Time: 11am – 1pm
Locations: Beaver Falls High School Tiger Alley and Big Beaver Elementary
All caregivers and families may drive-thru and pick-up meals for their children.
Lunch and breakfast will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. We will adjust daily meal counts based on participation. Meals will be given to children under 18.

Blackhawk School District
Beginning on Tuesday, March 17th
Time: 11am - 12pm.Grab 'n Go Meals will be offered curbside at all schools: Blackhawk High School-curbside at Door #6, Highland Middle School-curbside at the Gymnasium Door,