Quality Rating 5
You are a superhero in the work you do every day. Quality Rating 5 is your program’s chance to be a Maryland EXCELS superhero.
Quality Rating 5 reflects a commitment to the highest quality standards in the Maryland EXCELS System. At this level, quality practices are evident in a range of family engagement opportunities, demonstrated cultural competence, and curriculum-based learning experiences. In addition, programs complete the accreditation process to achieve this highest quality rating.
The menu above allows you to access helpful information and tools by individual quality rating levels. The checklist below provides a snapshot view of Quality Rating 5 across all content areas.