Early Childhood

We believe that preschoolers are active learners. Roseville preschoolers are encouraged to challenge their minds as well as their fine and gross motor skills. This promotes self-confidence, self-esteem, and self-expression. All children are accepted as unique individuals.

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Great Start Readiness (GSRP)

GSRP is a free full-day, state-funded preschool program. Classes are Monday-Thursday from 8:55-3:45 PM. Qualification is based on predetermined factors set by the Michigan Department of Education click here for income qualifications.

Who is eligible?

  • Must meet at least 2 risk factors as determined by the MDE
  • Macomb County Resident
  • 4 years-old on or before September 1, 2019

Program Information

  • 16 students in a class
  • Classes are Monday-Thursday
  • Taught by a certified teacher and a certified associate teacher.

Early Childhood Special Education

ECSE is a special education program for preschool children ages 3-6. Children follow a typical preschool program designed to develop pre-academic skills and positive social relationships.

Who is eligible?

  • Children must have an IEP (Individualized Education Program) stating that they are eligible for services
  • Children do not need to be toilet trained
  • Must be a Roseville resident

Program Information

  • 12 students per class
  • Each class has a teacher and an assistant trained in special education
  • Speech/language, occupational, physical and social work services are available as determined by the IEP
  • Half day (M-F) 8:40-11:25 AM
  • Half day (M-F) 12:55-3:40 PM
  • Fall and Spring Conferences
  • Bus transportation provided

Diagnostic Kindergarten

Roseville Community Schools offers Diagnostic Kindergarten for students who are age appropriate for Kindergarten. However, the child is not ready for the curriculum demands of a traditional Kindergarten.

Recommendations for Diagnostic Kindergarten are based on developmental delays in language, learning, fine motor and gross motor skills and maturity.

Program Information

  • Full Day Program
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Bussing provided (in district only)
  • Not a Special Education Program
  • DK Students Will Go To All-Day Kindergarten

If you are interested in having your child evaluated for the Roseville Diagnostic Kindergarten Program, please contact the Roseville Community Schools Curriculum Office at (586) 445-5688.