School Readiness Goals

New Castle County Head Start, Inc.'s School Readiness Goals are specific program areas of focus for the academic year that will improve student readiness for kindergarten. These goals are established by the NCCHS Advisory Committee Board who reviews, aggregates and analyzes data from student and teacher assessment tools.The domain areas listed below are considered a priority in the development of the School Readiness Goals.  We are pleased to state that the majority of our students have met or exceeded our School Readiness Goals.

The School Readiness Goals are:

  • Language and Literacy Development
  • Cognition (Mathematics and Scientific Reasoning Development)
  • Approaches to Learning
  • Perceptual, Motor and Physical Development
  • Social and Emotional Development