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School Snapshot

Welcome to the Early Childhood Center

We are proud to be among a select few centers in our area to be recognized for excellence in early childhood education by NAEYC. 

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BPS is a national leader with an intentional focus on character education.

  • National district winner
  • National school winner 
  • National profile winner
  • National honorable mention 
  • State school winner 
  • Promising Practice award

School Overview

Academic offerings: The Early Childhood Center offers full-day tuition based programs for children ages 18 months through 5 years old. Our school year program follows the HighScope curriculum, which aligns with the Early Childhood Standards of Quality for the State of Michigan. A strong foundation for school readiness, as it is designed to promote all areas of development including physical development, cognitive development, language/literacy/communication, interpersonal skills and relationships, creative arts, dramatic play and construction.

  • Consistent high achievement across all grade levels
  • The Center earned national accreditation through the National Association for the Education of Young Children in 2001 and has maintained that accreditation ever since.
  • NAEYC accreditation is "regarded as the gold standard by parents, educators, and facilities: in early childhood programs.