Regulations Overview

OHS has released the first comprehensive revision of the HSPPS since 1975. Explore the content areas of the Showcase to learn more about how the Standards apply to major Head Start program areas.

Staff Qualifications

In this video, explore staff qualifications and competency requirements included in the new Head Start Program Performance Standards.

Facilities

Explore the Facilities requirements, 45 CFR §1303 Subpart E, of the new Head Start Program Performance Standards.

Program Management

View this video to learn how the new HSPPS establishes the roles and responsibilities for a program’s management system. Explore the requirements around a data-driven management approach.

Reporting Requirements

Explore the reporting requirements and process outlined in the new Head Start Program Performance Standards.

Personnel Policies

Review the new HSPPS requirements related to personnel policies, including background checks, selection procedures for personnel, standards of conduct, and more.