What is STEP UP TO QUALITY?
Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) is a quality-rating and improvement system for early learning and childcare programs in Ohio. Programs earn 1-5 stars by meeting quality standards. The rating system is a useful tool for selecting where to send your child.
UNDERSTANDING THE STARS
Step Up To Quality Means:
- Highly trained teachers
- Instruction in school readiness skills
- Commitment to continuous improvement
- A focus on family engagement
- Meeting more than just standards for health and safety
STAR RATED PROGRAMS
Star-Rated programs work hard to earn this special distinction. Many programs in Montgomery County are working to become star-rated or to increase their Star Rating.
Click Here to find a list of Star Rated Programs