This report presents a summary of the findings of fiscal year (FY) 2015 monitoring reviews, fulfilling the reporting requirements found in Sections 641A(f) and 650(c)(2) of the Head Start Act. It highlights the enhancements made to the FY 2015 monitoring review system, summarizes grantee review outcomes, and describes the types of findings most commonly identified in FY 2015.
PDF for FY 2018 Focus Area Two Monitoring Protocol.
PDF for FY 2018 Focus Area One Monitoring Protocol.
PDF for FY 2018 CLASS® Field Guide.
The following are reports made to Congress by the Office of Head Start pursuant to the Head Start Act.
This web page contains additional information related to federal reviews.
The Head Start Act requires periodic federal review of all Head Start programs. Learn about federal monitoring and understand all the necessary requirements to prepare for the federal review of your program’s systems and services.
Listen as Office of Head Start leaders Ann Linehan, acting director, and Adia Brown, monitoring lead, answer questions after the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Monitoring Kickoff webcast.
Learn how the Office of Head Start (OHS) monitoring process has been updated to reflect the current Head Start Program Performance Standards.
Explore these instruments, which are used to gather information to assess core performance areas of Head Start and Early Head Start grantees.