"QUALITY child care offers the child healthy, social and educational experiences under qualified supervision in a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment. When evaluating child care settings for quality, the following quality indicators should be considered:
Are friendly and eager to care for children
Accept family cultural and ethnic differences.
Are warm, understanding, encouraging, and responsive to each child's individual needs
Are clean, safe, inviting, comfortable and child friendly
Provide easy access to age-appropriate toys
Display children's activities and creations
Include social interchanges with all children
Are expressive including play, painting, drawing, story telling, music, dancing and other varied activities.
Include free and organized activities
Excerpted from the preschool's website