Scotland County

Memphis Head Start/EHS Service Center         


238 N. Johnson, Memphis, MO 63555   


Center Hours: Full Day 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday                     


Center Supervisor:  Kristal Phillips                


History of this Location:

The Memphis Head Start Service Center opened in the current location at 238 N. Johnson, Memphis, MO 63555 in July of 2005.  This center operates a Full Day/School Year with children running from 7:30 till 4:00, with core classes operating from 7:30-1:00. This center is open with children from September till May.


Community Characteristics:

Population:  1,994.  The Scotland County Memorial Hospital and the Scotland County Care Center are the two largest employers in this community.  All States Manufacturing Company and the Pepsi Cola Company also employ several individuals. 


Information on Facilities:

The facility is owned and operated by CAPNEMO.  One section of the building is occupied by Head Start program staff and the other section houses our Community Services program staff.