State of Iowa Quality Rating System

St. Matthew Early Childhood Center has been workin gon improving our quality of child care and has chosen to participate in Iowa’s Quality Rating System (QRS).  QRS has five levels, indicated by the number of stars on our certificate.

St. Matthew ECC has received a level 4 (4 stars).  We have earned additional credit for education and experience, training, health and safety compliance, and working with parents.

All QRS programs, regardless of their level, have made a committment to providing quality care to children.  By participating in QRS, St. Matthew ECC has deomonstrated a desire to improve the quality of care and education our children receive.

For more specific information about the QRS, please visit the website at:  http://www.dhs.state.ia.us/iqrs.