Early Childhood Center

REGISTRATION

Registration Dates

CURRENT FAMILIES -
March 12, at 10a.m. until
March 18, at 8a.m.
(on March 5, parents will be emailed a password to access the link)
Any current families not registered by 8a.m. on March 18, will not be able to register again until March 19, during Open Enrollment.

OPEN ENROLLMENT - March 19, at 10a.m. until class/es filled.

Please note that the class schedule below is updated regularly and FULL classes are noted in RED.

Registration Process

  • Registration may be done online ONLY.
  • The online registration process may not work using a cell phone or tablet; therefore, please plan to register using a computer.
  • To access online form, click on ONLINE REGISTRATION LINK below.
  • You may register multiple children during the registration process by clicking “ADD CHILD” during the process.
  • There is a non-refundable registration fee of $75, per family, to be paid by credit card or bank routing number at the end of the online registration process.
  • Enrollment in the class will be complete only after your payment is submitted and approved. If payment is not approved for any reason, your registration WILL NOT be processed; and therefore, your spot WILL NOT be reserved in the class.
  • Please click on REGISTRATION WORKSHEET and make sure to have all of the information on this worksheet available BEFORE you begin the online registration process. If you have to stop to look for information, you will run the risk of timing out of the session and having to start the registration process from the beginning.

PLEASE NOTE:
At the time of registration, every effort will be made to place your child in the class/teacher that you have requested. However, due to unforeseen circumstances, we cannot guarantee specific class/teacher placement.

Registration Worksheet

Below is the information that is REQUIRED to complete the online registration form. Please make sure to have all of the information on this worksheet available BEFORE you begin the online registration process. If you have to stop to look for information, you will run the risk of timing out of the session and having to start the registration process from the beginning.

PARENT INFORMATION REQUIRED (for EACH parent, including a parent who may be living outside the child’s home)

  • Home Address
  • Cell Phone
  • Email Address
  • Place of Employment INCLUDING address and work phone number

EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION REQUIRED

  • The names of THREE emergency contacts - TWO MUST BE LOCAL
  • Information required for EACH contact:
    • Name – Address – Phone Number

MEDICAL INFORMATION REQUIRED

  • Preferred Doctor Name AND Address
  • Preferred Hospital
  • Health Insurance AND Policy Number

CHILD INFORMATION REQUIRED

  • Date of each child’s last DTaP immunization
  • Elementary School your child will be attending
  • Name of class for which you registering – If registering for All Day class, you must include the days
    • You can find a list of our classes offered & pricing below

PAYMENT INFORMATION REQUIRED – One of the following

  • Credit Card Info – Visa or Mastercard – INCLUDING Security Code
  • Bank Routing Numbers

Online Registration Link

To access the online registration form, please click on the link below

http://weblink.donorperfect.com/ecc9836
 

Parent Downloads

REQUIRED FORMS

Please complete the following forms and return at Parent Orientation.

These forms are also available in our office.

OPTIONAL FORMS

Credit Card Authorization forms:

FOR REVIEW

The following are forms for your review. These were provided during the online registration process under the section
STATEMENTS OF UNDERSTANDING AND COMPLIANCE

Participation Agreement
Statement of Understanding
Parent Handbook




CLASSES

Class Schedules & Fees 2019/2020

Click on the link below to view or download our class schedules and fees for the 2018/2019 school year.

FULL classes are noted in RED

CLASS SCHEDULE AND FEES

Please Note:
Teacher assignments will be posted at a later date, prior to registration.
At the time of registration, every effort will be made to place your child in the class/teacher that you have requested. However, due to unforeseen circumstances, we cannot guarantee specific class/teacher placement.

 

2 Year Old Classes

We offer a Toddler Playtime class for children who turn two by September 1 - of the current school year.

This program provides an opportunity for children to have a preschool experience with their parent/s by their side!

Their morning will include all elements essential to a preschool day -
  • Morning Greeting
  • Center Activities
  • Snack Time
  • Music & Movement
  • Outdoor Recess

By the end of the school year, our Toddler Playtime students are confident and ready for their next preschool adventure in our 3 - Year old classes without needing mom or dad by their side!

3 Year Old Classes

FULL DAY CLASSES

These classes are held from 9a.m. - 4p.m.
Childcare is also available for these students before and after class
7a.m. - 9.am. AND/OR 4p.m. - 6p.m.


TRADITIONAL CLASSES

These classes are 3 hours.
Morning OR afternoons sessions offered
(please see Class Schedule for times)

4 Year Old Classes

FULL DAY CLASSES

These classes are held from 9a.m. - 4p.m.
Childcare is available for these students before and after class
7a.m. - 9.am. AND/OR 4p.m. - 6p.m.


TRADITIONAL CLASSES

These classes are 3 -OR- 6 hours.
Morning OR afternoons sessions offered.
(please see Class Schedule for times)


fREE CLASSES (gsrp)

The Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) is funded by the State of Michigan and provides FREE 4-year old preschool for families who qualify!

Click HERE for more information!!

Early Childhood Staff

Click HERE to learn more about our staff and the classes they teach!

FAQ's

Ready for Preschool?

Deciding to send your child to preschool can be a very difficult decision. Are they ready? What does “ready” for preschool even mean? Learn more about this exciting step in your child's development!

Why Funshine Preschool?

Read more about what makes our program unique!

Immunization Information

Administering Medication

Staff CANNOT administer medication (including over the counter), or provide treatment, without a signed authorization from a physician.
Please click on the link to download the necessary form/s.

Authorization to Administer Medication
Authorization to Administer Treatment

Payment Information

FULL DAY CLASS payments are due every Monday prior to usage.

CHS CLASS payments are due every Monday prior to usage

TRADITIONAL CLASS payments are due on the 1st of every month - starting August 1st and ending April 1st.


Payments can be made with:

Tax Deductions

  • Our Tax ID is 386003062
  • You must retain copies of your billing statements for taxes
  • Tax Statements will be provided for a fee of $25
  • A 24 hour notice required for Tax Statements -written or verbal

About Funshine

Funshine is an exceptional early childhood program offered by Clarkston Community Schools. Introduced in 1983, Funshine operates on two Clarkston campuses - the Early Childhood Center and Clarkston High School.

QUALIFIED STAFF

Each staff member has been carefully selected and trained. We require a higher standard of certification than the State mandates, which means our teachers are Michigan Certified or Early Childhood certified.

PHILOSOPHY

We believe that children learn best through purposeful play and social interaction. We have small classes that provide extensive opportunities for students to excel in active learning!

ACADEMICS

We strive to meet each child at their academic level. We focus on feeding their love of learning, while building a firm foundation of basic skills. Each class incorporates curriculum that is aligned with Clarkston Schools' curriculum.

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