Contact Us

Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Calcasieu Parish Assessment Building

Early Childhood Department

1618 Mill St.

For more information regarding any of the programs listed, please call 337-217-4210 Ext. 2804/2806

Application and Selection Dates

STEP 1: Submit an application for Calcasieu Parish Network online at

Enrollment will open on February 18, 2019 and will remain open until May 24, 2020.

Application Windows

  • Round 1 February 18, 2019 - April 30, 2019 Acceptance and decline emails will begin on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 after 8 p.m.
  • Round 2 May 1 , 2019 - May 31, 2019 Placement begins in June. Seats must be accepted by June 30, 2019.
  • Round 3 June 1, 2019 - May 24, 2020 Placement begins in July and continues throughout the school year.

STEP 2: Head Start Families ONLY

After enrollment, an email will be sent with the date of your vertification visit as details of required documentation. All information must be accurate and verfiable. If a student is selected for admission based on application information that is later determined to be false, the student may lose admission into the program.

STEP 3: Eligiblity for placement occurs when vertification is complete and reviewed. Parents will be notified via email.

STEP 4: Once placement occurs, the parent must login to their portal and accept the seat.