Yes, it’s that time of year already. Time to start checking out preschools for your little one. Open Houses are a great opportunity to check out the preschool of your choice and get more information.

Stay tuned for our 2015 Preschool Guide coming out in February!

Preschool Open Houses Around Kalamazoo and Portage


Montesorri School of Kalamazoo & Richland

Come to an Open House at The Montessori School! Explore our classrooms, meet our teachers, and discover what makes this community so special. We are enrolling children ages 2 years 9 months through 12 years old for the 2015-2016 school year. Tell your friends, family, and neighbors. We’d love to share the gift of Montessori with them.

Kalamazoo Campus, 750 Howard Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49008

  • Sunday, January 11th from 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm
  • Saturday, March 14th from 10:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 19 from 12:00 -2:00 pm

Richland Campus, 6274 North 32nd Street, Richland, MI 49083

  • Saturday, January 24 from 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
  • Sunday, March 15 from 12:00 pm -2:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 26 from 12:00 pm -2:00 pm


Gilden Woods and AppleTree Learning Center

Kalamazoo, 4620 Arboretum Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool will be hosting Open Houses on January 17 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and January 22, 6:00 pm -8:00 pm. We invite you to come tour our beautiful new school, meet our owner, teachers, and caregivers, play games, bounce in our bounce house, enjoy light refreshments, meet Chuck E Cheese, get your face painted and more. Come register to win a week of FREE tuition with any new enrollment! Hope to see you there!

Portage, 1518 East Centre Avenue, Portage, MI 49002

Come to our Open House to learn more about our K-Prep preschool program on Thursday, January 29, 2015 from 6:00 – 7:00 pm. For more information, call the school at (269) 359-1115 or e-mail the Program Director at



On Monday, January 12, 2015 from 6:30-8:00 pm CHUM (Chapel Hill United Methodist Church) Preschool Co-oo will be hosting an Open House. Come tour the classrooms, meet our teachers and visit with current CHUM families!  Bring your child, friends and family to learn all about CHUM Preschool.

Jack and Jill Co-Op

Jack and Jill Co-op will have having an Open House on Thursday, January 29 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. Check back as we will update when we have more details.

Kalamazoo Christian Preschool

Kalamazoo Christian Schools will have a Kindergarten and Preschool information night for the 2015-2016 school year on Thursday, January 22, 2015. This informational evening will be an opportunity to hear about our programs, meet the teachers, visit the classrooms and ask questions. The information evening will begin at 7 PM in the media center of the elementary school, located at 3800 S 12th Street. There will be a short presentation about the TRIP program following the information night in the media center. If you have questions, please call the school at 269-544-2332.

Kalamazoo Country Day School

Kalamazoo Country Day School will open its doors so you can see us in action! Tuesday – Friday, February 17-20, 9-11:00 am you will be able to tour the school and visit the preschool through fifth grade classrooms. Joining us on a typical school day, you will also be able to observe Spanish, P.E., Art, Computer, Library, and Music classes.

No appointment is necessary for these special days, but if you would like to schedule a private tour, please call the admission office at 329-0116 ext. 220 or emailjstewart@mykcdsorg.

Nature’s Way Preschool

Join Nature’s Way Preschool for an Open House Tuesday, January 22, 4:00 pm-6:00 pm.
Nature’s Way Preschool is located on 9 acres, right in Kalamazoo at 4442 Oakland Drive. Meet the staff and get a peek at our beautiful, award-winning preschool!


You’re invited to join the PCCN Cooperative Preschool for their Open House on
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm. We invite you to learn about PCCN, meet our teachers and get to know the classes we offer. PCCN provides preschool for children who are 3 and 4 years old and Begindergarten Classes.



Make sure to check back with this list as we will be updating it as we get more information. If you know of any that we’ve missed, please let us know in the comment section below or submit to our Event Calendar here.



By | 2015-01-12T09:20:18+00:00 January 12th, 2015|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Newly Published, Parent resources|Comments Off on Preschool Open Houses- Early 2015

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