Quality Start OC


Quality Start OC is Orange County's Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS)-
a systemic approach to assess, improve, and communicate the level of quality in early learning programs. 

Who Participates in Quality Start OC?

Over 500 early learning programs in Orange County participate in Quality Start OC, including school district, non-profit, faith-based, and private centers, family child care homes, and community partners that serve young children. Participants receive free coaching, training, and incentives to support continuous quality improvement. 

Find out more at www.qualitystartoc.com​

Interested in joining? Email us at qualitystartoc@ocde.us

Program Contacts

Jannell Violi​, Coordinator  (714) 327-8195

Krista Murphy, Coordinator  (714) 327-1085

Catherine Da​rker, Program Specialist  (714) 327-1040

Jami Eyre, Program Specialist  (714) 708-5883

Victoria Johnson, Program Specialist  (714) 966-4348

Melissa Wheelahan, Program Specialist  (714) 327-8185

Roderic West, M.S., Program Data Technician  (714) 966-4419