Preschool Extended Child Care

  • Year round program
  • Childcare service, $3 per hour
  • Monday-Friday, 6am-6pm
  • Must be 2 1/2 years (and potty-trained) through preschool age
  • Open most days when school is not in session
  • Must be pre-registered and scheduled 48 hours in advance to attend

 Before and After School Latchkey

  • Preschool through 5th grade students
  • $3 per hour
  • Monday-Friday, 6am-6pm
  • Open most days when school is not in session, for child care purposes
  • Must be pre-registered and scheduled 48 hours in advance to attend

If you have questions about our childcare/latchkey program, please contact the ELC Office at (810) 721-9453. Ms. Olivia Hartway is the ELC Coordinator.

As a convenience to families, child care fees and tuition preschool payments can be paid online at or by downloading the MySchoolBucks app. 

How to Pay with My School Bucks

In order to make a payment using My School Bucks, you will first choose Imlay City Community Schools. It asks you which school your child your child attends, please see below:

If your child attends:

Choose the school:

Childcare only


GSRP or Tuition Preschool

Early Childhood

Head Start

Head Start





In order to pay for childcare, latchkey or preschool, you need to look for the school store. If using the MSB app, the store is located at the bottom of the screen. If using a computer, the store is located in the top right portion of the screen. Once you are in the school store you click on what you are wanting to pay for and follow the prompts.

If you have questions regarding this payment option or billing, please contact Dawn Katkic: (810) 721-9494 or [email protected]

Tax ID # 38-6002213  School ID # 44060

Childcare/Latchkey Staff:


ELC Parent Handbook
CC/LK Registration