Merrill Community Preschool & Extended Care

April Schomaker

April Schomaker

Merrill Community Preschool & Extended Care Director
Phone: 989-643-7231 Ext. 114
email: schomaker.april@merrillschools.org

With over 14 years of offering preschool programs at Merrill Community Schools, our staff and faculty are dedicated to supporting your child as they take their first steps along their educational journey. We offer multiple options to provide you with the best fit for your student and family. Discounts may be applied for families of multiple children attending our programs.

We offer care for your children from 8 weeks through 5th Grade. From infant and toddler care to preschool to before and after school extended care and summer camps. Our Merrill Community Preschool  is recognized as a 5-star rated tuition-free preschool. We offer high quality preschool programming options for 3, 4 and 5-year-olds, providing your child with a strong foundational start to grow in their education and life. We also offer tuition based preschool and extended care options to support your children throughout their Elementary years.

Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP)

Cost: Free for qualifying 4-year-old students. Must attend four days per week.

Enrollment Form

Tuition Preschool

Cost: $36.00 per day. Must attend at least two days per week. Includes busing and meals.

Enrollment Form

Preschool Flyer

Infant and Toddler Care

Infant and Toddler Care is available! We accept DHHS payments as well. Care is provided from 6 am to 6 pm. Children ages 8 weeks to 3 years are welcome in the program! 

Infant Toddler Care Flyer