Kent City Preschool
We are delighted to welcome you and your child to Kent City Preschool. We realize that entering school for the first time is a major milestone, one that you and your child will always remember. It is the first step of a never ending adventure into a world filled with exciting and interesting things to do and learn.
To start the enrollment process, please print an Enrollment Packet from the link above or stop by the Main Elementary office. For the 4-year-old program, families have 3 options to complete an application:
- Apply on line! For the first time ever families can now complete an application online! https://preschool.kentisd.org/apply
- Apply over the phone! Families can call 616-447-2409 (Option 1 for English or Option 9 for Spanish) and speak to an intake staff person who will help them complete the application.
- Apply in person at the Kent Intermediate School District or your local school!
Completed enrollment forms must be returned before your child can be placed.
Kent City Preschool offers both free and tuition based programming. Families will receive a phone call if we have additional questions to assist in the placement of your child in these programs.
The Great Start Readiness Program is a tuition-free, state grant funded preschool program for 4-year-old students. For more information click here .
$1500 for the 4 day/Half Day (AM or PM) program (4 yrs old)
$3000 for the 4 day/Full Day program (4 yrs old)
$800 for the 2 day program (3 yrs old)
Tuition payments can be made monthly, quarterly, by semester or in full.
Kent City Community Schools will place your child in a preschool session based on:
1) Equalizing class sizes
2) Information obtained in the Pre-Application form
3) Preference identified on the enrollment form
Please Note: If selection depends on the third criteria of preference, placement will be based on a first come, first serve basis. In other words, preference will be granted in the order the enrollment documents were received beginning the day following Preschool Roundup.
4 day program Session Options:
Full Day (8:15am-3:15pm)
2 day program Session Options:
We will do our best to accommodate your preferences, but please keep in mind that we cannot guarantee the days or time of day in which your child may be placed. If you have any questions, please call Kent City Elementary.
29 College St
Kent City, MI 49330
(616) 678-4181 phone
(616) 678-7785 fax
(616) 678-7786 fax (records)