Preschool and Early Learning Programs

West Midland Preschool

Our Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) is a developmentally appropriate preschool programs designed for children who will turn 4 years old by October 1st for the 2014/15 school year and September 1st for the 2015/16 school year. This program offers qualified, experienced, and caring staff along with a fun learning environment to provide kindergarten readiness skills and support to all participants. Thanks to funding through the Michigan Department of Education, we are able to offer this preschool program for FREE for all who qualify.

We have two full day Preschool classrooms which take place Monday through Thursday from 8:30AM-3:30PM Our center also houses one half day three-year-old program from 8:30AM - 11:00AM. Children must be three by October 1st of the enrolling school year for the three-year-old program. Parents are invited and encouraged to visit our classroom at any time to see our children and teachers in action. Preschool programs also include Family Fun Nights and parent learning experiences to ensure that parents are included in our lessons and are a vibrant part of our programs. You do not have to be a Midland County resident to apply for our preschool programs.

West Midland Preschool also hosts preschool programs at Bullock Creek Elementary School, Floyd Elementary School, Shepherd St. Vincent De Paul and North Midland Family Center. Applications may be filled out online at Michigan Preschool. For more information call Missy Finney at (989) 832-3256 or email You may also contact Midland County Quality Preschool Partnership at 1-866-914-3700 or visit Midland County Preschool Partnership

Regional Preschool Partnership Video
Three Year Old Preschool Application

Preschool Highlighted Stories

Preschool Parent Links

Food Program

West Midland Family Center is able to provide program children with healthy meals and snacks thanks to funding through the Child and Adult Care Food Program and the USDA Summer Food Service Program.

USDA Non-Discrimination Statement
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Licensed onsite childcare is available year round at WMFC. WMFC is the perfect place for working parents to access affordable, high quality, state licensed care for their children. We provide developmentally appropriate activities for children ages 0-12 years. The childcare program operates Monday through Friday from 6:30AM until 6:30PM For more information please contact Molly Stroh at or by phone at (989) 832-3256.