We are reaching for the STARS!
“Keystone STARS rated as a STAR 3 program recognized for providing quality early learning experiences to help your child shine.”
Count the STARS!
MT TOP Kids is the only Child Care Center in Mountaintop with a 3 STAR Rating from Keystone STARS.
We strive to provide the best quality care for your children.
When you choose a Keystone STARS program like MT TOP KIDS, it meets quality standards for:
Teacher Qualifications; Classroom and Learning Activities; Working with Families; and Program Management.
Where children spend their day can affect their learning for life!
Lead teachers have at least an Associate’s degree in early childhood education.
Teachers hold a meeting with families when a child enrolls, provide daily updates on the child’s activities and hold at least two teacher conferences to share child’s progress each year.
Teachers assess children’s development three times a year, the first within 45 days of enrollment.
Teachers use the PA Early Learning standards to develop curriculum and learning activities.
Programs receive an independent evaluation of their classroom setup and learning activities using a standardized tool (Environment Rating Scale).
Program works with families and schools to make a smooth transition for children to kindergarten.
Staff receive at least three employee benefits, such as health insurance, which helps reduce staff turnover.
Staff complete continuing education each year.