Early Childhood Center

Every Great Story Has a Beginning

Igniting imaginations

Our early childhood education programs are devoted to developing the whole child for social, emotional, intellectual, and physical well-being. Each child will grow with knowledge and strength as an individual capable of making decisions that will shape his or her own future and the future of the world. The goal is for each child to reach his or her full potential in all areas of early childhood development, on the path to becoming an active and contributing member of society.

A preschool girl plays with a dollhouse

School Calendar

District News

New Crosswalk at Clarkston Elementary School
In order to keep our students, staff, and our community safe, a new crosswalk has been created in front of Clarkston Elementary School. The existing crosswalk (which was hazardous during heavy traffic) will be eliminated.
Trustee Boatman Retires from Clarkston Board of Education

On Monday, December 10, the Clarkston Community Schools Board of Education and administration recognized longtime trustee Sue Boatman upon her retirement. Mrs. Boatman has served on the Board for 10 years, and her current term ends on December 31, 2018.

From the Superintendent: When One Shines, We All Shine

This time of year, it's easy to be distracted with the things that demand our attention. Seven hours on the road yesterday reminded me that the things that bring us the most joy are the relationships in our lives and those who we are fortunate to know and celebrate.

Gualtieri Named MEMSPA Outstanding Practicing Principal 2018

Glenn Gualtieri, principal of Bailey Lake Elementary School in Clarkston, was recently named Michigan Elementary & Middle School Principals Association (MEMSPA) 2018 Outstanding Practicing Principal Award at the association's winter conference in Traverse City, Mich.

CHS Team RUSH Hosts 18th Annual Holiday Lights Parade

Dozens of students on Clarkston High School Team RUSH have been spending hours after school to build a float for Santa and Mrs. Claus for the Holiday Lights Parade, Saturday, Dec. 8, at 6 p.m.

All Schools Closed Monday, November 26

All schools (including Early Childhood Education) are closed today, Monday, November 26, due to dangerous driving conditions this morning and predicted deteriorating conditions throughout the day. All afternoon and evening activities for Monday are canceled as well, unless otherwise indicated.

From the Superintendent: A Salute to Veterans

This week, students, staff, and family members honored our nation's veterans with a "Salute to the Armed Forces." Veteran family members and friends were invited to special ceremonies at Andersonville Elementary, Clarkston Elementary School, North Sashabaw Elementary School, and Clarkston Junior High School.