Early Childhood Programs

Registration information for preschool 2016-2017

Preschool registration packets for the 2016-17 school year are available in the Early Childhood Center or Westview office located in Westview Elementary School.  We offer free preschool program for four year olds who qualify.  School begins in September.

  • Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP):  This is the FREE state funded preschool program for four year old children who meet the criteria.  GSRP preschool is designed to meet needs based on results compiled from preschool screening, parent interview, and student observation.  Students meet Monday – Thursday from 8:15 – 11:15 am or 12 noon – 3:00 p.m.
  • Early Childhood Special Education program (ECSE):  This program is designed to meet the needs of a special group of three to five year olds residing in our district.  It provides a variety of developmentally appropriate activities to meet each child’s individual needs.  In addition, support services are provided by both the Fitzgerald and MISD ancillary, and other related service staff.  Transportation is provided.  Students meet Monday – Friday from 8:15 – 11:23 am or 12:18 am – 3:26 pm.
  • Play and Learn Program:  This is a fun learning, filled program for parent and toddlers from 18 months – 35 months.  Parent/guardian attend with the toddler, joining in the playful learning experiences.  Participate in discovery, creative projects, group music and movement, literacy and sensory motor activities; connect and develop friendships with other community families, and discuss helpful parenting skills. Parents and children meet Friday mornings from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.  Sessions are held at the Early Childhood Center. Play and Learn is sponsored by the Social Innovation Fund – United Way and Macomb Family Services.  Call 586-256-6109 for additional information.

If interested in having your child attend one of our programs, registration packets are available at the Early Childhood Center and at Westview Elementary School.  Eligibility for your child to attend our free program/s will be determined once ALL completed paperwork is turned into our office and a parent interview is conducted. (See link below for required paperwork.)

Theresa Swalec, Principal
Early Childhood Center
24077 Warner
Warren, MI 48091

586.757.3343 – Office
586.620.5946 – Fax