(Newark, Del.) New Castle County Head Start, Inc. (NCCHS) presented Governor Jack Markell with the Ethel M. Cooper Award on July 15, 2014 at the NCCHS Administrative Office in Newark, Del. Since 1995, the prestigious Ethel M. Cooper Outstanding Service Award has been awarded by the NCCHS Board of Directors to individuals who make outstanding contributions to the agency and the greater community to better the lives of children. The 2013-2014 Ethel M. Cooper award was presented to Governor Jack Markell for his continued support of early childhood...
Release Date: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Release Date: Tuesday, July 8, 2014
(Wilmington, Del.) New Castle County Head Start, Inc. (NCCHS) Bear, Lambson, Marshallton and Rose Hill centers received a 5 Star rating from the Delaware Department of Education. Delaware Stars for Early Success is Delaware’s Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) administered by the Delaware Department of Education. Star Level 5 is the highest level of achievement for programs in Delaware Stars. To reach a Star Level 5, a Head Start program must achieve a minimum of a 5.0 on each of the Environment Rating Scales (ERS) assessments for the program.
A QRIS is a method to assess, improve, and...