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Half Day Programs

Our half-day programs for three- and four-year-olds include part-time (three days) and full-time (five half days) schedules as well as morning or afternoon options, depending on interest each year, 

  • Half-day programs are located at Bates School, 2704 Baker Road.
  • Hours: 8:15am-11:45am  M-F or  12:30-3:30pm M, W, F
  • Calendar: Half-day programs follow the Dexter Community Schools annual calendar and are also closed whenever the  schools are closed for weather. 
  • Enrollment: Enrollment for each fall begins in April Currently enrolled families' spots are not guaranteed outside of the enrollment period. For the 2021-2022 school year, the enrollment schedule is:
    • Currently Enrolled Families and DCS Staff only: April 1-8
    • General Public: April 11 and beyond
  • All openings are filled on a space-available basis within the priority list. 
  • 2021-2022 Registration Information
  • Tuition (updated!)
Preschoolers playing with blocks and toy animals

Sample Daily Routines