Laker Elementary houses


Early Childhood Education programs

Laker Head Start

Enrollments are under way for the free Laker Head Start preschool program. Many children qualify for free preschool. Several factors impact eligibility.
To see if your child qualifies and to set up an application appointment, call Mary at 866-851-1673.
For more information, click here:
Head Start program

Pigeon Children's Discovery Center

(989) 453-2111

(open year round)

A licensed child care center serving infants through fifth grade.
*Offering tuition-based preschool program operating from 8 to 11 a.m. Monday-Friday during school year.
*Offering full and part-time day care services for children ages 2-11, open 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday year round
*Age appropriate activities for all ages, developmental assessments done on infants through preschoolers
*Reasonable rates, flexible schedules, experienced and degreed teachers.
*Find out more info at


Pictured above is the preschool room at the Pigeon Discovery Center, which is for ages 3 years through school age. 
Pictured below are the toddler room (for ages 2-3 years) and the infant room (for ages 6 weeks-2 years).





Creative Connections Preschool - Joyful Journeys

for Curious Children


*A unique kind of preschool option for 3 and 4 year olds
*Designed for very curious children who love to dig deep into their environment
*Taught by Janet Yageman
*For more information, contact Janet at 248-495-6634
*Click here for a flyer: New preschool flyer.pdf

Lakers is proud to have these great organizations

in our elementary building to provide early

childhood education for youngsters, preparing them for their DK-12 education!