Certification of Governance and Leadership Capacity Screening

The governing body must certify that a governance and leadership capacity screening was conducted and a training plan was developed. A certification must be submitted to the Office of Head Start (OHS) in the Head Start Enterprise System (HSES) within 75 calendar days of the start of the project period.

Reviewer Resources

If you are a reviewer with login access, select this link to access the Head Start Monitoring Knowledge Base website.

Certification of Health and Safety Screening

This form may be used to fulfill the OHS requirement that the grantee governing body submit a signed certification of compliance with all applicable health and safety requirements within 75 calendar days of the start of the program or school year, or within 75 calendar days of the start of the five year project period when the five year project period begins during the program or school year. The form must be submitted to OHS in the Head Start Enterprise System (HSES) immediately thereafter.

The signatures on this form attest that an agency has completed a health and safety screening of each site where children receive Head Start and Early Head Start services, consistent with the terms and conditions of the Notice of Award (NoA).