Preschool Programs

The ELNC Preschool Programs are designed to increase the
accessibility of early scholastic resources for vulnerable children and provide quality education to children in our neighborhoods.

To enroll, your child needs to be 3 or 4 years old by September 1st. Please check out our preschool programs locations and find the closest site to your home, fill out the 3 year old preschool program application, or the 4 year old preschool program application (please use ELNC2021 in the invitation code box). Space is limited. If you have any questions, please contact our Recruitment Team at

Early Learning Center (ELC) 
Jennifer Barlage l l 616-323-3199

SECOM Resource Center: Little Steps (SECOM)
Kelly Rivard-Coduti | | 616-452-7684 

Hispanic Center of Western Michigan: La Escuelita
Celeny Quintino | | 616-965-9667

Little Lights at The Other Way Ministries
Alicia May | | 616-454-4011

Explore & Learn Academy (ELA): 
Brooke Aernouts | | 616-819-1405

Grand Rapids Community College Lab Preschool
Jeanne Lacy | | 616-234-4004

Call (616) 256-0007 or (616) 430-7318 for enrollment or for additional information.