Policies & Procedures

The information provided on this site will give you information on the current Work Plan and the Policies and Procedures.
The Work Plan is the steps our agency has in place to meet the requirements of the updated Head Start Performance Standards that were released November 2017.

Education and Child Development


Curriculum Policy
Positive Behavior Support/Discipline Policy
School Readiness Goals
Creative Curriculum: Teaching Strategies GOLD Ongoing Assessment
Holidays in the Classroom
Promoting Learning through Approaches to Rest, Meals, Routines, and Physical Activity
Effective Teaching Practices Policy
Learning Environment Policy
Materials and Space for Learning Policy
NAEYC Technology Position Statement
Promoting Learning Policy
Tablet Use in the Classroom Policy
Technology in the Classroom Policy
Suspension and Expulsion Policy
Field Trip Policy
Field Trip Authorization Form
Center/Classroom Events
Instructions- Saving information from TS Gold
Nutrition Activity Lesson Plan

Early Learning alignments

Creative Curriculum and Head Start Early Learning Standards
Creative Curriculum and Missouri Early Learning Goals (HS)
Creative Curriculum and Missouri Early Learning standards (EHS)
Creative Curriculum Early learning goal creative curriculum alignment

Education Home Visits

Education Home Visit and Parent Teacher Conference Policy Home Visit Family Assessment Form Family Conference Form

HS Classroom Monitoring

Head Start Monitoring Plan
2018/2019 Aggregated Data end of year - report
2019/2020 Aggregated Data end of year report
Aggregated Data 2020/2021 (Fall)
Aggregated Data 2020/2021 (Winter)

Classroom/Center Meetings

Center and Classroom Meetings
Classroom Meeting Report Form
Center Bi-Weekly Meeting Form

Monitoring Forms

PBS Inventory of Practice Form
2020 Head Start Literacy Check List
ECERS-3 Score Sheet
Social Emotional
Performance Plan
Health and Nutrition Supervisor Check List






Health Services and forms

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Missouri Ozarks Community Action, Inc., Head Start

Funding for Head Start is provided by a grant from The Department of Health and Human Services and by people like you.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.