Admission Policy

  • In order to attend Pentwater Preschool, your child must be four (4) years old by December 1st of this year.

  • Must be potty trained and able to use the bathroom on their own.

  • Children must be socially/emotionally/physically ready for admission, may be excluded regardless of age if they are not.

  • Complete an application.

  • Complete a “Child Information Card”.

  • Provide a copy of your child’s up to date shot record or signed waiver.

  • Make an appointment for your child to have a physical. Bring the completed health form with your physician’s signature. The health form is valid for two years.

  • Complete screening forms required by the State of Michigan

GSRP Eligibility

  • All children need to be age eligible (4 years old on or before December 1st) to qualify.

  • The program is free and income level will be the primary factor needed for determining eligibility and prioritization for enrollment of children who live in families at or below 250% Federal Poverty Level.

  • Any child from a family above 250% Federal Poverty Level will be required to pay tuition based on a sliding scale fee.

  • Programs maintain a 1:8 ratio as required by the State of Michigan and are run by highly qualified and certified teachers.

  • Our licensed class size is 16 for each classroom.

  • Classes meet Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.