Welcome to the Pennsylvania Keystone STARS System!

Keystone STARS is Pennsylvania’s Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS). A QRIS is a continuous quality improvement systemic approach to assess, improve, and communicate the level of quality in early and school-age care and education programs. Keystone STARS is a program of Pennsylvania’s Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL).

 


 Click the above image to view the new
Keystone STARS Program Performance Standards.
All provider types will now use the same set of standards.


Click the above image to view the new
Keystone STARS Program Manual.


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Click the above image to view the
Alternate Pathways to designation.