Great Start Readiness Preschool      

The Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) is a state-funded center-based preschool program serving income-eligible four-year-old children. The goal of GSRP is to provide every preschooler with the best educational opportunities through our child-centered, hands-on curriculum set in a rich learning environment that is created through our families, community, and professional staff. To apply, click the "Register Now" button above and send your completed application to Michelle Skalla, GSRP Director, at

Northside Child Development Center
2020 N. 5th Street
Niles, MI 49120
(269) 683-1982 Age 4 by Sept. 1, 2021

Before & After School Care

Before & After School Care is open to GSRP students and is held at Northside Child Development Center.

Before Care 6:45 AM - Start of School $13/week
After Care End of School - 6:00 PM $20/week
Friday Care 7:00 AM-6:00 PM $40/day

Parent Handbook

Click here to download our parent handbook.