Great Start Readiness Preschool

The Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) is a State of Michigan, grant-funded program designed to provide eligible four-year old children with high-quality preschool.

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  • Eligibility is based on family income and school readiness risk factors. To see if you qualify, visit and fill out an online form. 
  • Hours: GSRP runs Monday through Friday from 12:30 to 3:30pm.
  • Calendar: GSRP follows the Dexter Schools Community Schools calendar and is closed whenever the  schools are closed for weather. No drop-in care or switching days. HALF-DAY CALENDAR
  • Enrollment: Apply for the program using the online application. Dexter is part of the Washtenaw ISD service area.

    The state of Michigan awards grant allocations starting in July; please register early for maximum opportunities.