Steps to Quality Child Care Programs Region 6

Steps to Quality is Idaho's child care Quality Rating System and Improvement System (QRIS), which measures the quality of care in center and home-based child care settings. Steps to Quality also provides child care programs with a set of tools to cultivate a high quality setting.

If you have questions about Steps to Quality, or about your child's participation in Steps to Quality, please contact your regional Child Care Resource Center by dialing 2-1-1 and asking to speak to a consultant in your community.

Check out the table below organized alphabetically by city/program in this region..
Select the Health and Safety Check link to learn about a child care provider’s most recent health inspection and any substantiated complaints.

Step Level: Essential training 1 icon. = Step 1; Essential training 2 icon. = Step 2; Essential training 3 icon. = Step 3; Essential training 4 icon. = Step 4; Essential training 5 icon. = Step 5; Essential training 6 icon. = Step 6


Facility Name Step Level Owner/Director Phone City Health & Safety Check
Lighthouse Preschool & Childcare Two   Corey Lewis (208) 380-5971 American Falls Provider Report
Lucky Duck Preschool A & B Essential training 1 icon. Tina Bangerter (208) 681-7881 Blackfoot Provider Report
Lucky Duck Preschool - Shilling   Tina Bangerter (208) 681-7881 Blackfoot Provider Report
Adventures in Daycare Essential training 1 icon. Melanie Randall (208) 339-6485 Chubbuck Provider Report
Bonna's All Stars Essential training 3 icon. Bonna Fahey (208) 237-0968 Chubbuck Provider Report
Bright Beginnings Child Care   Erika Vialpando (208) 238-2237 Chubbuck Provider Report
Fun Time Friends Childcare Essential training 1 icon. Michelle Page (208) 317-1103 Chubbuck Provider Report
Lil Stars Daycare & Preschool   Brittany Hill (208) 237-0793 Chubbuck Provider Report
Mother Goose Preschool Inc Essential training 2 icon. Tracey Smith (208) 237-0333 Chubbuck Provider Report
The Thoughtful Spot   Diane Lopez (208) 241-2341 Chubbuck Provider Report
The Growing Place Childcare Essential training 1 icon. LesLee Thomas (208) 241-3226 Pocatello Provider Report
ISU Early Learning Center Essential training 3 icon. Kerry Williamson (208) 282-2769 Pocatello Provider Report
Lighthouse Preschool and Childcare Center Essential training 2 icon. Corey Lewis (208) 232-2258 Pocatello Provider Report
Old Town Preschool and Child Care Essential training 1 icon. Terri Rash (208) 220-3230 Pocatello Provider Report
Sweet Pea Academy   Mandy Aiken (208) 238-3368 Pocatello Provider Report
Tender Loving Care Child Care Essential training 3 icon. Meg Kennedy (208) 234-2294 Pocatello Provider Report
Tiny Dreams Child Care & Preschool LLC Essential training 1 icon. Ivie Tonks (208) 904-1548 Pocatello Provider Report
Tater Tots Academy Daycare & Preschool Essential training 1 icon. Sandy Pascoe & Randie Case (208) 357-2222 Shelley Provider Report


Disclaimer: IdahoSTARS, the Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children the University of Idaho, and the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare do not recommend or endorse any particular child care facility.  Steps to Quality is a voluntary program to help providers improve the quality of their child care.