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Ninth District Opportunity, Inc.

308 Spring Street
Gainesville, GA 30501

Mailing Address
PO Drawer L
Gainesville, Georgia 30503

Director: Kay Laws
Phone: (770) 532-3191
Fax: (770) 532-2602

CEO: Janice A. Riley
Central Staff:

Claudia Simpson, Human Resource Specialist

Melody Fowler, Administrative Assistant

Patsy Thomas, Special Projects Coordinator

Lillian Barrs, Data Management Specialist

Lake Gibson, Facilities Specialist

Jennifer Cluley, Program Specialist

Willadene White, Program Specialist

Sheryl Patrick, Program Specialist

Penny Bonds, Program Specialist

Andrea Craig, Program Specialist

Shelly Haley, Program Specialist

Terrie Cantrell, Program Specialist

Lisa Garrett, Program Specialist

Debbie Veal, Program Specialist

Nicolette Martin, Program Specialist

Carla Baker, Program Specialist Heather Smith, Program Specialist

Delegate Agencies: No
Head Start: 2422
Early Head Start: 57
Pre-K: 1650
Ages: Birth - 4

NHSA Program of Excellence? No
NHSA Program of Achievement? No

Months of Operation:

Early Head Start - full year

Head Start - each center follows the local school system's calendar

Office Hours:

8:00 - 4:45 Monday through Friday

Classroom Hours:

Vary by center, generally 8:00 - 2:30 Monday through Friday

Counties Served:
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