Kindergarten Readiness

Kindergarten Readiness is a comprehensive program based on The Creative Curriculum® for Preschool and aligned with Michigan Department of Education Early Childhood Standards of Quality.

LISD Young Children Services offers a tuition-based Kindergarten Readiness Program for all children 4 and 5 years of age, including children with disabilities, and children from diverse backgrounds, lifestyles, cultures and home languages. This Program option is designed to meet the developmental needs of all children enrolled. By attending this Program, children and families have the availability of consultation and referral services. This program is available at no cost to children with special needs. Participants must attain the group age by September 1 of the year of enrollment.

Program Highlights

  • Alignment with Michigan Department of Education Early Childhood Standards of Quality
  • Licensed by the Bureau of Child and Adult Licensing
  • Certified, experienced teachers and staff
  • Low child-to-adult ratio
  • Inclusive environment
  • Low, monthly tuition rate based on a 160-day school calendar (4-5 days per week)
  • Family involvement opportunities


2024-2025 Kindergarten Readiness Program

Located at LISD Trenton Hills Learning Center, 1008 W. Maple Avenue, Adrian, MI 49221.

Monday - Friday, 8:20 a.m. - 3:05 p.m., $400 per month ($3,600 per year)

154-day school calendar

Before & After School Child Care

Free before- and after-school child care is available. Space is limited and available on school days only. Registration is required. Additional fees may apply for students with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) receiving program and service support.

Monday - Friday, 7:15 - 8:20 a.m. and 3:05 - 5:30 p.m.

Program Application

Please complete and submit the application below to be considered for the 2024-25 Kindergarten Readiness class. Please contact our office if you have any questions.

  • Mail to Tina Jimenez
    LISD Young Children Services
    1008 W. Maple Ave., Adrian, MI 49221
  • Fax to 517-266-0379
  • Email to

PDF DocumentKindergarten Readiness Overview

PDF DocumentKindergarten Readiness Application (download)

Additional Resources

PDF DocumentCDC Recommended Immunizations for Children

PDF DocumentHealth Appraisal Form



Young Children Services
Milton C. Porter Education Center
2946 Sutton Road, Adrian, MI 49221
517-263-8931 |