Natchitoches Parish Early Childhood Network Announces School/Site of the Month for March 2021

School/Site: Save the Children Red River Region Natchez Head Start

Ages served: 3-5 year olds

Vision: To build positive relationships with children and their families, and to set the foundation for their educational success.

Mission: To inspire children to become life-long learners, problem solvers, and creative thinkers through teaching and learning.

The teachers at Natchez Head Start truly have a passion for the growth and development of each student. Every student is different and as teachers LaQuita Arnold and Natalie Ratliff-Johnson must be sensitive to their needs. Natchez has a warm, and loving environment where students and families feel welcome. Learning takes place through a variety of teaching strategies such as art, small group learning, individual learning, and experiential learning. The teachers also believe that learning is achieved through play and it’s imperative to have a fun atmosphere.

The Natchitoches Parish Early Childhood Network serves children ages birth-4.

Start the process of educating your child TODAY by going online to and filling out an application!