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Preschool Programs Available at TK


Thornapple Kellogg Tuition Based Preschool

Enrollment Dates

Returning Families: March 6 is the opening enrollment date for families who currently have students in a TK preschool program or have had a student enrolled in the past.

 Open enrollment: March 21 at the TK Preschool parent information meeting at 6:30 p.m. at McFall Elementary.

This is not a mandatory meeting, but will provide information for families who are new to TK Preschool or have not had a child in the program for several years.  For families unable to attend the meeting, enrollment forms will be accepted beginning March 22.

Preschool Programs

3-Year-Old Program – Child must turn 3 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2017

Tuesday/Thursday – 9 to 11:30 a.m. or Monday/Wednesday – 9 to 11:30 a.m.

Tuition for full year is $775 or $387.50 per semester.

 4-Year-Old Program – Child must turn 4 years old on or before Sept. 1,  2017

Monday/Wednesday/Friday – 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Tuition for the full year is $1,800 or $900 per semester


Tuesday/Thursday – 8:45 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Tuition for the full year is $1,300 or $650 per semester

*There is a $45 non-refundable enrollment fee for each child that is due upon enrollment. 

 Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP)

The GSRP, is a state-funded free preschool program for qualifying 4-year old children.  The child must turn 4 years old on or before Sept.  1, 2017, and reside in the Thornapple Kellogg School district in order to be eligible for qualifying. The class options for this program are:

Monday-Thursday – 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Monday-Thursday – 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Monday-Thursday – 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

The intake process is underway. Contact Kim Dannenberg for further information at 269-795-5571 or

 PLEASE NOTE:  Transportation is not provided for our preschool program.  Children must be toilet trained before entering preschool.