Child Care/Preschool
350 N. Main Street
Rockford, MI  49341
Lisa Jacobs, Executive Director
Jane Downs, Director, Preschool and Child Care Services

Jennifer DeWard, Secretary
Vicki Davidson, Receptionist
Phone616.863.6560Fax616.866.5994Hours8:00 AM - 5:00 PM



Executive Director's Welcome

Rockford Public Schools offers a variety of preschool and child care options for children within our community. Listed below you will find the many programs we offer, along with a brief description of each one, and the link to each program page. Please feel free to contact our office with any questions you may have.  Visit us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/rockfordchildcareservices

Lisa Jacobs, Executive Director
Community Services




 
 
 

Before and After Care Program
Child care available at each elementary school immediately before and after the regular school day

Child Development Lab Preschool
Traditional preschool for three and four year olds, including interaction with high school students as part of the child development curriculum

Community Ed Preschool
Traditional preschool for three and four year olds

Montessori
Program for children ages three to six which encourages learning through self discovery and individual pace

Preschool Enrichment Child Care
Year-round preschool program for three and four year olds with wrap-around child care


Spanish Preschool
Spanish Preschool for three and four year olds utilizing the Montessori environment and materials to introduce preschoolers to the Spanish language

Summer School Age Program
Summer child care program for school aged kids


2015-2016 Open House Dates Announced! 

Families interested in enrolling for the upcoming school year are encouraged to stop by to see what we have to offer and let our outstanding staff answer any questions you may have. 

• Child Development Lab Preschool: Monday, February 2, 2015; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Senior High School, 4100 Kroes,Rockford, MI
Directions:  From Kroes St., turn on to Alles Dr. at the west end of the high school, (between the high school and the tennis courts) around to the back of the building

Class Offering*s:

3 Year Old T/TH 9:00-11:30 am $990

3 Year Old T/TH 12:30-3:00 pm $990

4 Year Old M/W/F 9:00-11:30 am $1,485

4 Year Old M/W/F 12:30-3:00 pm $1,485

Payments will be due Aug. 1, Nov. 1, Jan. 1, 2016, March 1


• Community Education Preschool:
Tuesday, February 3, 2015; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Public Schools Administration Building,350 N. Main Street
Directions:  Enter off from Lewis St., in the back of the building, door #14

Class Offerings*:

3 Year Old T/TH 9:30-11:00 am $465

4 Year Old T/TH 12:15-2:45 pm $775

4 Year Old M/W 9:00-11:30 am  $775

4 Year Old M/W 12:15-2:45 pm  $775

Payments will be due Aug. 1, Nov. 1, Jan. 1, 2016, March 1


• K.I.S.D. Great Start Readiness Program: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2015; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Public Schools Administration Building,350 N. Main Street
Directions:  Enter off from Lewis St., in the back of the building, door #14

• Montessori: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2015; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Public Schools Administration Building,350 N. Main Street
Directions:  Enter off from Lewis St., in the back of the building, door #14

Class Offerings*:

M-F 8:20-11:20 am $3,700

M-F 12:00-3:00 pm $3,700

Payments will be due Aug. 1, Nov. 1, Jan. 1, 2016, March 1


• Preschool Enrichment Child Care: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2015; 6:00-7:30 pm

Class Offerings:

M-F 7:00 am-6:00 pm, 2 set day minimum $42.00/day

Tuition billed monthly/1 month in advance


• Spanish Preschool: Tuesday, February 3, 2015; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Public Schools Administration Building,350 N. Main Street
Directions:  Enter off from Lewis St., in the back of the building, door #14

Class Offerings:

3 & 4 Year Old Blended T/TH 12:20-2:20 pm $1,200

Payments will be due Aug. 1, Nov. 1, Jan. 1, 2016, March 1


Enrollment Information
Enrollment for the Child Development Lab,Community Education, Montessori and Spanish preschool programs will be done on Thursday, February 12, 2015, beginning at 6:00 pm at our online registration site,http://www.rpssignmeup.com  A deposit is required when registering. Walk-in registration begins Monday, February 16, 2015, beginning at 9:00 am at the Preschool and Child Care office, 350 N. Main, Rockford, MI.

For enrollment information about the Preschool Enrichment program, please contact the Preschool and Child Care Services office at 616.863.6560.

To enroll in the K.I.S.D. Great Start Readiness Program, please contact the K.I.S.D. intake line at 616.447.2409. 




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