Before/After School Care

2018-2019 Registration Information

Registration Forms and Contracts need to be completed every year and may be picked up at the Early Childhood Center or Downloaded here. If you have more than one child, please fill out more than one registration form. Each child is required to have their own registration form. 

Children must be enrolled 48 hours before they may start the Extended Day Care Program.  Registration forms and the $50.00 annual enrollment fee are due at ECC before they can attend.  
Make the $50.00 enrollment fee checks payable to JPS. The enrollment fee is per family not per child.

Please make sure that you do not have any outstanding balances before enrolling in Extended Day Care(before and after school). If you have an outstanding balance it needs to paid in full before you can enroll your child for care.  If you have any questions about your balance, please contact the ECC's office. If the ECC office is closed, please send a direct email to with any questions. 

Extended Day Care Information

  • Students of all ages will have the opportunity to participate in wholesome enriched activities that will provide your child with a quality educational, recreational and social experience.
  • Transitional Kindergarten Children from Jenison Public Schools may attend.
  • Program is in the gym.
    Hours of Operation
  • 6:45 am until school starts.
  • End of school until 6:00 pm.


  • AM $8.75 Flat Fee
  • PM $8.75 Flat Fee
  • $0.50 Family discount per child with two or more children attending the program.
  • $50.00 Enrollment Fee (non-refundable)

    $17.50 per fog/late start morning
    $35.00 per Day Off (must be pre enrolled)
    $35.00 per Snow Day (must be pre enrolled)

    Late Fees:
    $15.00 will be added to late monthly payments.
    $1.00 will be charged for every minute after 6:00 pm when parents are late.
Contact Information:
Jackie VerStrate - ECC Supervisor 

Direct Line: 457-1406
Email Address:
For registration or billing questions, please email Chelsey Danielson:

Children must be enrolled 48 hours before they may start the Extended Day Care Program.  Registration forms and enrollment fees are due at ECC before your child can attend the Program.

ECC Contact Information

616.457.8492 fax

Lee Westervelt: Director/Principal  ext. 2405 (
Chelsey Danielson: Assistant Director of Tuition Based Program ext. 2429 ( 
Sarah Stier: Secretary  ext. 2406 (
Jan Potter: Secretary ext. 2407 (

If you need to make a payment or turn in a registration and can not make it to the ECC between the posted office hours above, we have a white locked drop box outside. It is on the building to the right of the front entrance doors.