While Alabama receives a #1 quality ranking from the National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) for our state-funded First Class pre-k program, Alabama ranks a disappointing 33rd in the nation for pre-k access, serving just 6% of four-year-olds in Alabama in First Class Pre-K.

Click here to check out the Alabama Profile from the 2011 National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) Yearbook, which collects annual state-by-state information on preschool. 

Click here for the full NIEER yearbook.