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NAEYC Accreditation
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NAEYC Facts:

• NAEYC (pronounced "nay-see") stands for the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

• NAEYC accreditation of programs for young children represents the mark of quality in early childhood education

• Fewer than 10% of early childhood programs in the country are nationally accredited by NAEYC

 

Downtown Hampton Child Development Center
was the first program on the Peninsula to be accredited.

During our most recent assessment in 2012, we were given perfect (or better!) marks in 8 out of 10 categories...

NAEYC scores for DHCDC

 




Why Does It Matter If Your Preschool Is NAEYC Accredited?
Learn more in the official video from the National Association for the Education of Young Children:

 


Learn More

NAEYC website

Preschool Primer: What does NAEYC accreditation mean?

Wikepedia page about NAEYC