Small Wonders Preschool

Preschool Description

Small Wonders Preschool is a play-based program that focuses on school readiness utilizing HighScope curriculum. A variety of activities are provided each day to allow all children to participate and be successful. Each day includes large and small group times, music and movement, stories, finger-plays, snack time, open-ended free play, outdoor play, and opportunities to develop self help skills.

 Mission Statement

The Great Start Readiness Program’s (GSRP) purpose is to provide an atmosphere that encourages social, emotional, physical, cognitive, and creative growth and development of the child. The program follows the guidelines within that of the GSRP, and the State of Michigan’s daycare licensing, to ensure the best overall learning experience for the child as a whole.
Program Description
Small Wonders Preschool is a licensed preschool for four-year old children. Our preschool employs a certified teacher/director and assistant teacher to provide a high-quality preschool experience. We are very fortunate to be able to provide a learning environment that is a school readiness program. Our preschool is a laboratory for Careers in Education students. Students participating in Careers in Education class explore and develop skills to succeed in their future teaching occupations. Careers in Education students attend local high schools in our area. 


Classroom hours are Monday through Thursday,  8:30 AM - 3:30 PM. 


Small Wonders Preschool

2525 Third Avenue South

Escanaba, MI 49829

deiter Allison Deiter

(906) 786-9300, Ext. 311

[email protected]

DSISD Preschool Registration 2023-2024 School Year

2023-2024 Online Application

Parent Handbook