The caring, professional staff at St. Joseph Preschool lay the foundation so that your child will begin their formal school experience well-prepared and with a love of learning. The children work in groups and independently, in a child-centered environment meant for discovery and exploration.
We know that you and your child will benefit from our outstanding curriculum and Christian values. We know that your child is at an important developmental stage. Our staff is dedicated to nurturing their growth and development.
What you can depend upon is that the wonderful foundation that you have begun at home will continue to be fostered through our 2-Day, 3-Day, or 5-Day Preschool programs and beyond.
St. Joseph Preschool is the Perfect Program for Your Child’s First School Experience!
Three Year Old Program
3 years old by December 1st and are potty trained.
Program options are Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday morning for 2.5 hours.
The second option offered, is a full time combination preschool with childcare program, meeting Tuesday and Thursday from 7:30am to 5:30pm.
Four Year Old Program
4 years old by December 1st and are potty trained.
This program meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday for 2.5 hours. Morning or afternoon sessions are available.
The second option offered is a full time combination preschool with childcare program. This program is available Monday, Wednesday, Friday all day or Monday–Friday, from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.
Questions? Please contact St. Joseph Preschool at 965.7749.
St. Joseph Preschool programs are licensed by the State of Michigan and accredited through the Michigan
Association of Non-Public Schools.
How to Enroll
To offer the best possible experience, preschoolers must be potty trained.
In order to attend the three year old program, your preschooler must be 3 years old by December 1st.
In order to attend the four year old program, your preschooler must be 4 years old by December 1st.
Complete and the student information form, FACTS Tuition Management and non-refundable $100 Registration Fee (per BCACS family).
Both you and your health care provider must complete and return the Health Appraisal, including immunization record.
St. Joseph Preschool Tuition and Fees
3 Year Old Preschool
2 half days per week
$1,500.00 per year ($150.00 monthly)
2 full days per week
$2,500.00 per year ($250.00 monthly)
4 Year Old Preschool
3 half days per week
$2,200.00 per year ($220.00 monthly)
3 full days per week
$3,700.00 per year ($370.00 monthly)
5 half days per week
$3,600.00 per year ($360.00 monthly)
5 full days per week
$6,100.00 per year ($610.00 monthly)
Supply fee for all preschool students $80.00 (payable by August1)
Tuition Payment Schedule
Tuition will be billed by *FACTS Tuition Management, who offers the following payment schedule:
Full payment, due by August 1, 2017
Ten months of payments from August 2017 to May 2018
Payment options include:
Mail check or money order payment to FACTS Tuition Management
Direct debit from checking or savings
Payment by MasterCard, Discover, American Express (Credit card payments will be assessed a convenience fee per occurrence.)
*Once you have completed and submitted the FACTS Management information, a log in and password to access your account on the web. You will also receive a statement via mail or email.
For tuition questions contact Cathy Erskine, Enrollment Management (firstname.lastname@example.org) at 269.963.1131.
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Childcare for preschoolers is available daily, until 5:30 p.m.
St. Joseph Elementary
47 North 23rd Street
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Fax (269) 965-0790
Battle Creek Area Catholic Schools, in partnership with parents, community and the Catholic Church, provide students with an excellent education and a solid faith formation. Students will know the Faith, share the Faith and live the Faith.