FAMILY AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP
Good partnerships mean Head Start parents and staff are learning from one another. Acting as a team, they identify the strengths, needs, and interests of the family. Parents are supported as they meet their own goals and as they nurture the development of their children.
Family situations affect children. The Head Start staff is prpared to assist families in finding needed resources. The Head Start Community Resource Book given to each family assists families in exploring their own solutions.
Head Start assists families by:
Transitioning out of Head Start into Kindergarten is available to all enrolled children. Staff is available to set up a meeting prior to the child starting Kindergarten, so that we may share any information or concerns that would enable the school staff to better meet the needs of the child.