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About GSRP

The Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) is a state-funded free preschool program for qualifying four-year-old children. Please click on the Program Overview menu item above to learn more about the services provided by Three Rivers Community Schools.

Have a Preschool Question?

Please contact our office at (269) 279-9581, or email Hillary Harris, Program Coordinator, with your question or concern.

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Thursday, May 4   4:30-6:00 at Barrows School, 416 Washington Street

Come join the fun! Activities and information for the families and kids

  • Free Vision and Hearing screening provided by Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency
  • Balloons, snacks and free books for the kids!
  • Visit a classroom!
  • Meet the staff!
  • Fill out an application for FREE Preschool!**

Please bring…

  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Income
  • Proof of Residency

GSRP applications may also be filled out on-line. Choose St. Joseph County ISD from the drop down menu.

For more information contact:
Three Rivers GSRP
Hillary Harris, Program Coordinator

**For qualifying families.  Low cost tuition also available.

What Does GSRP Offer?

  • State-licensed preschool
  • Open to children in St. Joe County who will be 4 by October 1, 2014
  • Transportation available
  • Monday-Thursday full-day classes
  • Breakfast, lunch and snack served daily
  • Speech/Special Education support available
  • Play-based/Child-initiated curriculum
  • Two adults per 16-student classrooms
  • Parent/Teacher Conferences twice a year
  • Home visits twice a year
  • Family involvement activities

Please click the following link to access the GSRP/Early Childhood Application.

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