Welcome To Dundee Great Start Preschool

The Great Start Readiness Program is a tuition FREE Pre-school that prepares children for kindergarten. Eligible students are children of Monroe County who attain age 4 by December 1st of the current school year. The program explores pre-reading, math, science skills, uses language for a variety of purposes including music and movement, investigates problem-solving and children learn to exercise large and small motor skills.

About Great Start Readiness

The Great Start Readiness Program is funded by a grant from the Michigan Department of Education. The State has identified factors that may affect your child's education at any time in his/her kindergarten through 12th grade school career.

News and Updates

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Our GSRP team was recently interviewed for "The Marigold Podcast", Season 2, Episode 3. Get to know Heather, Carmen and Brittany, as they share the secret to their great teamwork. You can find their interview starting at 22:45 and ending at 41:25 at any of the links below. Enjoy!

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Great Start Readiness Application

Examples of these factors include:

  • Your child has a delay.
  • Your child has challenging behavior.
  • Your family's primary language is not English.
  • You do not have a high school diploma or GED.
  • You -- or you child -- has experienced abuse or neglect.

Our Staff

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Carmen Turner
Great Start Preschool Teacher

Great Start Readiness Program - ichigan's Nationally Recognized Free Pre-K Program

Dundee Community Schools

420 Ypsilanti
Dundee, MI 48131

Phone 734 529 2350
Fax 734 529 5606