Essential Workers Child Care Relief Scholarship

Quality First programs are committed to quality improvement, going beyond regulatory requirements to help the infants, toddlers and preschoolers in their care be ready for success in school and beyond. The Kids Academy participates in the Quality first program and has been rated 3-Star by the First things First - Quality First of Arizona!


Full-time and part-time Quality First Scholarships are available on a first come first serve basis and eligibility criteria.

QF Scholarships

Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) in partnership with The Kids Academy provides EWCCR scholarships to the children of essential workers on a first-come, first-serve basis to eligible applicants. The Kids Academy offers these scholarships at no charge to the parent/guardian. In this scholarship program,

  • Children ages 0-12 years can participate
  • No copay
  • No additional charge
  • First-come, First-serve basis (Eligibility criteria applies)