Operations

OPERATIONS

Facilities

Head Start creates a physical environment and maintains facilities that support the highest-quality services to children and families  Facilities, materials and equipment are chosen and maintained to create a learning environment that is safe, accessible, welcoming, comfortable, age-appropriate, culturally sensitive, and in keeping with the individual needs of children and families and the particular features of local programs and communities.

To Provide for the maintenance, repair, safety and security of the facilities, materials and equipment owned by Head Start, the following must be done:

  • Adhere to safety standars, city & state inspections
  • Follow checklist of playground, center and classroom procedures

Transportation

Provides safe bus transportation for Head Start children, assuring that each child is picked up and delivered on schedule.  Work with center staff to promote the health and education of each child and assure a smooth flow of written communication between families and Head Start sites.

To assist Early Head Start and Head Start clients with their transportation with the following needs:

  • Attend Head Start Meetings
  • Medical and Dental Appointments
  • Access to various social services
  • Deliver children with disabilities to home/center
  • Assist with field trips

Operations Coordinator
Wanda Gann
(512) 396-3395 Ext. 225
wgann@communityaction.com