NC Star Rated License

The NC Star Rated License consists of two quality components:

  • Staff Education
  • Program Standards In addition, programs having a two component license can earn a quality point for enhanced standards in staff education and program standards. Providence Preparatory School will always strive to meet 5-Star voluntary enhanced standards.

Meeting 5-Star Enhanced Standards will consist of: Maintaining the lowest ratios and group sizes in each age group.

Classroom Teacher/Ratios Group Size
Infants 1 to 4 8
Toddlers 1 to 5 10
Twos 1 to 8 16
Threes 1 to 9 18
Fours 1 to 12 24
Pre-Kindergarten 1 to 12 24
School-age 1 to 15 25