2020 2021 Leaps & Bounds

Onekama School

5016 Main Street

Onekama, MI 49675

(231) 889-4251

Gina Hagen, OCS Superintendent


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Leaps and Bounds Early Childhood Education Program fosters the development of the whole child: the social, emotional, physical and intellectual selves. Each child is recognized and valued as a unique individual and is allowed to grow and develop at his/her own rate. The program offers an interactive environment with a relaxed and flexible atmosphere. Staff support children’s curiosity and exploration with the goal being to inspire a lifelong love of learning

Parent Handbook 2020-call for the most up to date version.

Hours of Operation

Leaps & Bounds Early Childhood Education Program operates year round from 6:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

2020 - 2021 Events

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Leaps & Bounds Early Childhood Education Program will be closed the following holidays: New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Friday Following Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & ChristmasFor school-age children, the program is available on a first-come, first-served basis on Snow Days/Delays, some School Breaks, and Summer.

Leaps and Bounds Early Childhood Education Program is committed to offer quality child care to infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-age children to meet the needs of families. We support working parents/ guardians by providing a safe and secure environment that is staffed by caregivers who guide and direct children with love, respect, concern, and acceptance. We believe in developing a respectful partnership with parents/guardians to help children develop to their full potential.

Leaps & Bounds Early Childhood

Education Program maintains the state required teacher/child ratio:

1 : 4 for infants and toddlers 0-30 months

1 : 8 for older toddlers 30-36 months

1 : 10 for preschoolers 3 years of age

1 : 12 for preschoolers 4 years of age

1 : 18 for school age* children up to 12 years