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Licensed programs and providers in Michigan participate in the Great Start to Quality rating process on a voluntary basis.  The number of programs and providers who choose to participate and have a published star rating are updated on a monthly basis.

Great Start to Quality Program Participation as of May 1, 2021

 

Early Childhood

Program Type

Total Number of Eligible Programs Statewide

Empty Star

1 Star

2 Star

3 Star

4 Star

5 Star

Published 1 to 5 Stars

Child Care & Preschool Centers

3751

1621

5

52

848

1071

154

56.78%

Group Child Care Homes

1536

893

12

96

481

23

31

41.86%

Family Child Care Homes

2113

1407

22

120

516

24

24

33.41%

Tribal Center

13

6

0

0

3

3

1

53.85%

Out-of-School Time

774

735

4

7

12

9

7

5.04%

Total Programs:

8187

4662

43

275

1860

1130

217

42.93%

Total Percentages:

100%

56.94%

.53%

3.36%

22.72%

13.80%

2.65%

 

 

Total Number of Participating Programs:  3,525

Total Number of 3, 4 and 5 Star Programs: 3,207