Fort Walton Beach has several noteworthy characteristics that make a prime location for settling down and raising a family. Beautiful beaches are a quick trip down the road; plenty of local restaurants and attractions are available; and two of the biggest air force bases (Hurlburt and Eglin) surround the city of Fort Walton Beach. But one of the most critical and refreshing aspects is the award-winning school system. Okaloosa County has an excellent selection of schools from elementary to high school that fosters quality education and inspiring young lives.
Fort Walton Beach offers highly-praised schools from Pre-K to high school that offers every student a chance to be successful. Okaloosa County school district is ranked 9th in Florida school performance by a district. We focus on preparing our students for the excellence of Okaloosa schools, where the majority of them ranked either 4 or 5 stars. We go the extra mile to ensure your children can take advantage of every chance they have. With starting at Okaloosa Head Start, we are confident they will succeed.
The Chester Pruitt Head Start Center is located at 15 Carson Drive SE, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547. For more information on this Head Start Center, please call (850) 244-2606.