Welcome to White Early Childhood Center (WECC)
Childcare Phone Number- 887-7510 ex: 208
Main office: 887-7321 or 887-0068
Office hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am-4:00 pm and Friday 7:30 am -3:30 pm.
Extended Care hours are Monday through Friday from 6:30 am -6:00 pm.
If you child is currently enrolled at Sparta Area Schools you do NOT need to fill out the pre-registration form!
TUITION 3'S & 4'S PRE-SCHOOL IS CURRENTLY FULL - YOU MAY PRE-REGISTER TO BE PUT ON A WAITING LIST FOR THIS PROGRAM.
Kindergarten Age Requirements and Waiver Form
According to Michigan Compiled Law under MCL 380.1147 and 388.1606 enrollment age changes for incoming Kindergarten students are as follows:
2013-2014 school year - 5 years old by November 1, 2013
2014-2015 school year - 5 years old by October 1, 2014
2015-2016 school year - 5 years old by September 1, 2015
Exceptions Provided for Enrollment Age:
Resident child is not 5 years of age by date above, but will be 5 not later than December 1 Kindergarten Waiver Request form must be submitted not later than June 1 of that school year.
Child becomes a resident after June 1, and will be 5 not later than December 1 Kindergarten Waiver Request form must be submitted not later than August 1of that school year.
A school district that receives this written notification may make a recommendation to the parent or legal guardian that the child is not ready to enroll in kindergarten due to the child's age or other factors. However, regardless of this recommendation, the parent or legal guardian retains the sole discretion to determine whether or not to enroll the child in kindergarten.