• Big Rock Elementary 

  • 920 E. Broad Street, Chesaning, MI 48616

  • Phone: 989.845.2430 Fax: 989.845.5872

ENROLL ONLINE TODAY or Visit the Big Rock Office

  • If your child is already enrolled as a preschool student at Chesaning - you DO NOT need to enroll.

Thursday, April 4, 2024 is Kindergarten and Preschool Registration Night

  • 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm at Big Rock Elementary

  • Parents must bring

    • Child's Birth Certificate

    • Child's Immunization Records

    • Two (2) Proofs of Residency

      • Such as a Drivers License, Utility Bill, Voters Registration, Lease Agreement, Insurance Form, Purchase Agreement or a Moving Bill.

    • Custody Papers (if applicable)

Our registration is an ongoing process. Please contact our Big Rock Office at (989) 845-2430, stop by anytime during office hours to pick up registration forms, or complete the online registration. Office hours are 7:30 am to 4:00 pm. 

Why Choose Big Rock Elementary?

  • Safe and Secure Learning Environment

  • High Academic Achievement

  • Highly Qualified Staff

  • Music, Physical Education, Mindfulness, Art

  • Quality daycare with before and after school latchkey

Frequently Asked Questions:

My Child already attends preschool at Chesaning Schools, what do I need to do?

If your child is currently enrolled in a 4-year-old preschool program at Big Rock, you are not required to fill out any further paperwork to enroll your child for kindergarten.

Parents of Head Start students, you will need to complete your registration through a hard copy packet or online.  

Do I have to be a Chesaning resident for my child to attend Chesaning Schools?

We partake in School of Choice allowing residents outside of Chesaning to complete a school of choice application form.  

What should my child know before the start of kindergarten? 

Below are a couple of items:

  • Take care of their own dressing and bathroom needs (buttoning, zipping, tying shoes) 

  • Recognize and write their name

  • Identify some letters of the alphabet

  • Count to 10

Free Summer Kindergarten Camp

Free Summer Kindergarten Camp

Free Summer Kindergarten Camp

Kindergarten Kickoff

  • Thursday, August 8, 2024

  • Your child will have the opportunity to meet some of the Big Rock Elementary staff

  • Your child will be participate in Kindergarten assessments and screeners

  • Your child will explore the school