Kids ages 3-5
Some days they seem "all grown up" and some days they regress to the baby days! Here are some great behavior tips concerning the Preschool years.
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In preschool, your child will learn to share, follow instructions and build the foundation for school learning. > Learn more
Where to start?
To find the best preschool for you child, start your search early. > Ten Signs of a Great Preschool.
Use Great Start CONNECT to find a licensed preschool program near you!
Easing into Kindergarten
Find a list of skills for your child to learn that will help them be ready to succeed in school.The new list was complied by Lenawee parents and Kindergarten teachers and endorsed by the Lenawee County Elementary Principals. The skills listed do not need to be mastered before entering Kindergarten but all will help your child be ready to learn. Download a copy
Immunization Requirements for Preschool & Childcare
The State of Michigan requires certain immunizations for children attending childcare centers or preschool programs. The newest requirements include a full Hib series. Due to previous shortages in 2007-2009, your child may need a booster to catch up. Go to the CDC Immunizations page for details, including a "catch up" immunization schedule. If you live in Michigan, here is how to request an official immunization record.