Tuition Based Program Supervisor:

Joann Miracle 231-649-9898 or [email protected]

Preschool and Kid's Club Program Directors:
Linda Dart at Lakeland Elementary ~  231-264-8289
Joann Miracle at Mill Creek Elementary ~ 231-267-9955

Summer Kid's Club Program Director:

Joann Miracle - Both Locations

Billing Coordinator:

Katie Knust - [email protected]

Kids' Club

To request online enrollment link for 2024/25, please click here, space is limited.

Kids' Club is a before school ONLY program for 2024/25 school year, designed to provide a nurturing and enriching experience for all students in Elk Rapids Elementary Schools, from preschool through 5th grade. This program is sponsored by Elk Rapids Schools and is licensed by the State of Michigan's Child Care Licensing Agency. All children in Kids' Club must be registered.

The philosophy of Kids' Clu​​​​b is to provide an atmosphere that will be conducive to meeting the physical, social/emotional and cognitive needs of the children it serves. The program will exist in an open, relaxed setting that includes an underlying structure with flexibility in order to meet the needs of each child.

Flexible schedules are offered for Kids' Club, please inquire with Program Director.​​

Tuition, Hours & Calendar

Morning Session: 7:00am - 8:30am

Professional Development Half Day*: 12:10pm - 6:00pm
Professional Development Full Day*: 7:00am - 6:00pm

*These dates will require a minimum amount to run for the day.  Sign up sheets will be available a few weeks prior. 

Daily Fee

Tuition information is available on the tuition tab on this page.

Non-Refundable registration fee required with Enrollment Form
$50.00 non-refundable registration fee for each child.

Tuition Payments are to be made weekly or a minimum of two times each month (every other week).

​​​​Kids' Club will be available on Professional Development Days & Half Days if a minimum number of kids sign up, please see sign up sheet for specific dates offered and contact staff for availability, should you need this service.

​​Kids' Club programs will not be available on snow days or scheduled school days off. You will not be charged for closed sessions. A credit will show on your following week invoice. 

The Kids' Club program follows the yearly school district calendar and is available the first day of the school year.

Activity Examples:

  • Arts & crafts activities
  • Painting
  • Baking
  • Gym time
  • Outdoor playground activities
  • Games
  • Make new friends
  • Snack & drink provided
  • FUN !!!