Step Up to Quality
The staff at the Fairfield County Educational Service Center/Learning Steps Preschool is proud to announce that the following preschool centers have been rated as a 5-Star Center through Ohio's Step Up to Quality Initiative: Amanda Clearcreek Primary, Bloom Carroll Intermediate, Fairfield Union/Bremen Elementary, Fairfield Union/Pleasantville and Liberty Union-Thurston Elementary. What does this mean? Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) is a one- to five- star (5 being the highest) quality rating and improvement system that rates programs in the following areas: Learning and Development; Administrative and Leadership Practices; Staff Qualifications and Professional development; Family and Community Partnerships among other areas. High quality programs provide a strong foundation and give children a well-rounded experience that will benefit them now and in their future.