Early Learning Center


Imlay City Early Learning Center
located inside Weston Elementary School
275 Weston St., Imlay City, MI  48444
Ph: (810)721-9453 Fax:(810)724-9895

We have missed all our little friends so much and are excited to be opening back up on Monday, August 10, 2020. The health and safety of our staff and students is our top priority.  Please read our Child Care COVID Reopening Plan.  As always, if you have any questions, we are happy to answer. Give us a call at (810)721-9453.

Child Care Reopening

We also offer:

Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP)

  • FREE 4-year-old Preschool for those who qualify
  • Must be 4 years old by September 1st 
  • FREE breakfast, lunch, and snack
  • Transportation available
  • Full Day Program
  • Monday-Thursday, 8:50am-3:40pm
  • Online Application: GSRP Preschool Application

If your family size and income falls within the range on the below chart, your child may qualify for FREE 4 year-old Preschool. For example, a family of 4 can earn up to $65,500 and qualify.
2020-21 GSRP Income Eligibility

Imlay City Tuition Preschool

  • 3 year-old Half-Day (AM) Preschool 
  • 4 year-old Half-Day (PM) and Full Day Preschool 
  • Must be 3 or 4 years old by September 1st
  • FREE breakfast for AM and Full Day Preschool
  • Limited Transportation may be available
  • Monday-Thursday
  • Half Day Preschool 8:40-11:0AM or 12:40-3:40PM
  • Full Day Preschool, 8:50AM-3:40PM
  • Online Application: Tuition Preschool Application

Extended Day Childcare

  • Year round program
  • Drop in childcare service
  • Monday-Friday, 6am-6pm
  • Must be 2 years 6 months (and potty-trained) through preschool age
  • Open most days when school is not in session
  • Online Application: Childcare/Latchkey Application

Before and After School Latchkey

  • Preschool through 5th grade students
  • Drop in service
  • Monday-Friday, 6am-6pm
  • Open most days when school is not in session, for childcare purposes
  • Online Application: Childcare/Latchkey Application



For questions regarding any of our preschool programs, please contact: 
Anita Kaeding     (810)721-9453     akaeding@icschools.us

As a convenience to families, child care fees and tuition preschool payments can be paid online using the PaySchools Online Payment Processing SystemIf you have questions regarding this payment option or billing, please contact: Dawn Katkic (810) 721-9494 or dkatkic@icschools.us

Tax ID # 38-6002213  School ID # 44060