Jefferson/Western Kenosha County Head Start / CESA #2

 Welcomes YOU!!


A Place to Learn, Play, and GROW!

Head Start is a preschool program focusing on School Readiness for 3-5 year old children living in Jefferson/Western Kenosha Counties.  Head State is a Federal and State funded program provided at no cost to eligible families.  Classrooms have licensed teachers and partners with local school districts.  Limited transportation is available.

For Jefferson County:  920-674-5577 OR 800-332-5577
For Western Kenosha County:  1-262-862-6168
Your child is eligible for Head Start if he or she is three (3)
or four (4) years old by September 1st of the current school year.
  • Head Start serves children of all abilities.
  • Funding is provided by Federal and State government grants.
  • Community and Parent Volunteers are an integral part of the Head Start program.
  • Transportation maybe provided in some locations.
  • Partnerships with local school districts who offer 4K.
If you need a Spanish Translator you may contact the following individuals:
(Si necesitas aliguen que habla español puedes hablar con estas personas.)
Cristina Becker - Hebron (262) 593-5979 or Jefferson Center (920) 674-2625
Nora Hernandez - Watertown Center (920) 261-8716
Your child will: 
  • Participate in a variety of fun, educational activities and experiences.
  • Receive healthy meals and snacks.
  • Build friendships in a safe environment.
  • Be prepared and excited to enter Kindergarten.
  • Receive Health Screenings.
As a Parent you are able to:
  • Be involved in planning classroom activities.
  • Work with the teacher and discuss your child's education and progress.
  • Volunteer in the classroom anytime.
  • To be involved in decision making roles.
  • Be involved in Family Activities, including Family Fun Nights.
 As an Agency we:
  • Are involved in 4K and Early Childhood partnerships with local school districts.
  • Work closely with local healthcare facilities to promote physical, dental and mental health.
  • Help child and families succeed.
  • Offer a social networking opportunity for families to establish friendships.
 Contact Us for:
Lisa Stafford, ERSEA Specialist (Jefferson County)
Julie Ouimet (Western Kenosha County)
Director of Program:
Mary Anne Wieland, Director
Our Address is: 
Jefferson/Western Kenosha County Head Start/CESA #2
Jefferson Address: 
1541 Annex Road
Jefferson, Wisconsin  53549
Westosha Address:
30100 Wilmot Road / P.O. Box 57
Wilmot, Wisconsin  53192