Programs & Activities

Programs & Activities

Kentwood Early On

Provides services to families, infants and toddlers ages birth-3 who have a delay in their development or a diagnosed disability.  Evaluations and services are provided in a natural environment (i.e., home or community setting).  For information contact: 616-554-3980.

Bright Beginnings

Provides services to families with children birth to Kindergarten entry.  Home visits and playgroups promote the early development, learning and health of young children by supporting and engaging their parents and caregivers.  Operated by the Kent Intermediate School District.  For information contact: 616-447-3100.

Tuition Preschool

Tuition-based preschool for 3-year-olds.  Classes meet twice a week from 9:15-11:45 AM.  Parent pick-up and drop-off.  For information contact: 616-426-5311.

Great Start Readiness Program

State-funded free preschool program for qualifying 4-year-olds.  Half day and full day options.  Classes meet four days a week, Monday-Thursday.  Parent pick-up and drop-off.  Operated by the Kent Intermediate School District.  For information contact: 616-447-2409.

Early Childhood Special Education

Special education classrooms for students ages 2.6 through 5-years-old.  Students enrolled have an Individualized Education Program and may also receive related services.  Transportation may be available.  For information please contact: 616-554-3980.

Sara Larkin
Supervisor of Special Education
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Lori Bramble-Romeo
Director Early Childhood Programs and 21st Century CCLC Programs
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