What is QUALITYstarsNY?

Check out our list of currently participating early childhood programs to find a program in your area.

QUALITYstarsNY is a voluntary Quality Rating and Improvement System for all types of early childhood programs. It works to improve the quality of care by assessing the program's learning environment - along with other aspects of how the program functions - and by providing supports for improvement.

What Does this Mean for Families?

By choosing an early childhood program participating in QUALITYstarsNY program, families will be confident that their child's program is invested in delivering quality early learning experiences. Better yet, parents will know that programs are supported with free resources, like staff training and professional development, to make sure that children get what they need to succeed. QUALITYstarsNY ratings are not currently made public as we continue to expand across the state.

Have Questions about QUALITYstarsNY?

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page

or contact us by email at info@qualitystarsny.org or by phone at 718-254-7727.