Learn more about our NC Pre-K, Durham Early Head Start, Transition to Kindergarten, and Early Childhood Training Institute partners by visiting each program page. For a list of our Smart Start funded partners, please click here.
We’re proud to work alongside you as we seek to ensure that all children in Durham are prepared to succeed. We provide program coordination and evaluation, fiscal, and communications assistance so that you can effectively and efficiently serve our county’s young children and their families.
Here you will find the latest forms, resources, and information to help you administer and deliver Smart Start-funded services.
Contracting Policies and Procedures
» Forms to download (Appendices)
In 2016, the Partnership hosted a year-long webinar series about all things data to provide partners with additional tools and materials. Please click here to view presentation slides from all of the webinars.
|First Quarter||August 2018||August: DSP Initial Meetings|
|October 2018||October 10: Quarterly Counts due|
|November 2018||November 1: RFP released|
|December 2018||December 17: RFP Due at Noon|
|Second Quarter||January 2019||January 10: Quarterly Counts, Mid-Year Reports and Facility Assignments due
January 22: Grantee Mid-Year Explanation Form due
|Third Quarter||April 2019||April 10: Quarterly Counts due|
|May 2019||May: Conduct Monitoring Visits
May 16: Partnership Board Votes on Allocations Recommendations
|Fourth Quarter||July 2019||July 10: Quarterly Counts, EOY Report, Annual Demographics and Facility Assignments Due|