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School Readiness Provider Contracts

Please contact the Provider Relationship team for further details. 305-646-7220

Provider Relationship Specialist Case Loads

Becoming A School Readiness Provider

The School Readiness program is a state and federally funded child care tuition assistance program that prepares children to become ready for school, assists families in becoming financially self- sufficient, and provides parents with information about child development and other topics of interest.

Providers interested in becoming a School Readiness Child Care Provider should submit a copy of the Provider Service Agreement Information Form below with a copy of your current Child Care License to their provider relationship specialist.

Recent changes to Florida Law regarding insurance issues and provider responsibilities:

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The types of providers who can participate in the School Readiness Program are:

Informal Provider - Cares for children who are related to them and possibly children from one other family

Registered Family Child Care - Cares for no more than 10 children based on state ratio guidelines

Licensed Large Family Child Care - Cares for no more than 12 children based on state ratio guidelines; has one employee/assistant

Licensed Child Care Center - Cares for children based on state ratio guidelines, and capacity is calculated by square footage

Licensed Exempt Child Care Center - Cares for children based on state ratio guidelines; is either a school age only program or is an accredited religious exempt provider

Public School - Meets guidelines set forth by the Department of Education

SR Documents

Daily Attendance Codes and Approved Standard Reimbursable Holiday Listing 16-17

Rate Schedule Miami-Dade and Monroe

2018 Sliding Fee Scale Miami-Dade

2018 Sliding Fee Scale Monroe

At-Risk Child Unexcused Absence Report

Transfer Request

Provider Update Form - CCR&R

To change banking information click here and follow instructions on the form

Ages and Stages-3 Assessments

The ASQ-3 can be accessed through the Provider Portal.


School Readiness Funded Provider License Policy

School Readiness Child Safety Licensing Policy

DCF Licensing Violations