Here’s How Your Favourite Deception Bay Childcare Centre Ranked in Latest Research

Deception Bay childcare centres have scored well in the latest ranking of centres in Queensland that meet or even exceed industry standards, the latest research revealed.



KindiCare has just released its ranking of each childcare centre or service provider in Queensland with Everton Park Child Care and Development Centre in Everton Park taking the top spot with a KindiCare Rating of 9.9 and a National Quality Standard (NQS) Rating of “Excellent”.

Ashgrove Memorial Kindergarten Inc shares the distinction with similar scores: KindiCare rating of 9.9 and an “Excellent” NQS rating.

Deception Bay’s Little Scholars School of Early Learning Deception Bay, meanwhile, scored 9.8 KindiCare Rating with an NQS Rating of “Exceeding NQS”.

Rounding out the top 10, with each centre also scoring a KindiCare rating of 9.8 and an “Exceeding NQS” rating:

  • Rothwell Kids Early Learning Centre (Rothwell) 
  • Goodstart Early Learning North Lakes – Winn Street (North Lakes) 
  • Chatterbox Early Learning and Child Care – Albany Creek (Albany Creek) 
  • Chapel Hill Community Preschool and Kindergarten Assoc Inc (Chapel Hill) 
  • Lady Gowrie Marchant Park Community Kindergarten (Geebung)
  • Mott Park Kindergarten (Holland Park)
  • Staverton Kindergarten (Chelmer)

KindiCare rating of Deception Bay childcare centres:

CentreService TypeKindyCare RatingNQS Rating
Little Scholars School of Early Learning Deception BayLong Day Care9.8Exceeding NQS
Bayview KindergartenPreschool/Kindergarten9.30Exceeding NQS
Goodstart Early Learning Moreton DownsLong Day Care9.10Exceeding NQS
Helping Hands – Moreton DownsOutside of School Hours Care8.90Exceeding NQS
C&K Deception Bay North Community KindergartenPreschool/Kindergarten8.80Exceeding NQS
Moreton Downs Early Education CentreLong Day Care8.50Meeting NQS
Deception Bay Play and LearnLong Day Care8.40Meeting NQS
Christ The King Outside School Hours CareOutside of School Hours Care8.30Meeting NQS
Bay ExplorersLong Day Care8.00Meeting NQS
Day One Early Learning Centre – Deception Bay CampusLong Day Care7.50Working Towards NQS

Source: KindiCare 



About KindiCare Rating

KindiCare is a two-sided marketplace platform for parents in early childhood education and care providers. Their KindiCare Rating is a unique rating system designed to show the relative quality, performance and customer satisfaction of individual childcare centres or service providers as compared to all childcare centres and services in Australia.

To assess the providers, factors including government service quality audits, ratings, reviews and trends; community feedback collated from various sources; the type of childcare service and the characteristics of the provider, centre and their offering; and the stability and length of their operation. 

The KindiCare numerical ratings are as follows:

  • 9.5 – 10  Outstanding
  • 9.0 – 9.5 Excellent
  • 8.5 – 9.0 Very Good
  • 7.5 – 8.5 Good
  • 5.0 – 7.5 Fair
  • 5.0 and below Poor
  • NR: Not Rated

The KindiCare Rating is updated in real-time based on the data they hold about an early childhood education and care centre at that point in time.

Published 18-February-2023