Gymco Discovery Preschool

Now enrolling for the 2020/2021 school year!

Gymco Discovery Preschool is a unique and innovative way for young children to learn. Combining the power of physical and cognitive learning, the Discovery Preschool approach helps young brains develop by using the latest research and science. Academic learning is complemented by physical movement which boosts young brains and primes them for learning.  Students will be empowered to reach their full learning potential in Gymco’s classroom and gym environments.

Here are some of the things students learn at Gymco Discovery Preschool:

      • social & emotional development
      • language development
      • fine and gross motor skills
      • problem-solving ability
      • letters, numbers, colors, school readiness
      • self-control,  listening & taking turns
      • interpersonal relationships
      • understanding and articulating emotions

Gymco’s Discovery Preschool is for children age 3 to 5 years old.  Our students benefit from our 8:1 ratio of students to teachers. As a Licensed Child Care Center, our preschool teachers are CPR and first aid certified and have completed the Preschool Accreditation Program. Registration for the 2020/2021 school year is now open, check out our schedule below, and contact us to save your spot in our preschool program. 


The tuition listed is monthly. If you’re interested in another time, or if the time you’re looking for is full, please let us know. (we can start a waitlist and might add classes if there’s enough interest)

Discovery Preschool Parent Handbook (PDF)

link to Gymco waiver

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Gymco Discovery Preschool’s Young Fives Program is for preschoolers with a summer or fall birthday and children who need a little more time to learn and grow before kindergarten

    • 5 half-days a week, Monday – Friday
    • small class size, all students are close in age
    • warm, supportive environment
    • curriculum-driven licensed program prepares students for kindergarten
    • movement-based program incorporates hands-on learning and physical skills 

Take a tour of the Gymco Discovery Preschool Young Fives Program – email 

Gymco’s preschool learners have the unique opportunity to learn physical skills as well as developmental skills for 3, 4 and 5-year-olds through active games and activities in Gymco’s world-class gym. Our innovative program is perfect for active kids, it gives them a boost to their body as well as their brain! Our alternative preschool offers learning activities through physical movement as well as pre-K skills. We would love to talk to you about giving your child an amazing experience at Gymco for the 2018 – 2019 school year.

Gymco Discovery Preschool

Gymco’s Discovery Program is not a childcare center, we are a child-centered pre-K learning environment that offers a variety of learning activities that enhance the development of the child physically, emotionally, socially and cognitively. Our innovative program makes Gymco Discovery a leader of childhood education and preschool in Grand Rapids. 

If you’re looking for the best preschool in Grand Rapids, check out Gymco’s Preschool Program. Pre-K students learn skills to prepare for school and a lifetime of fitness. Gymco’s preschool teachers are trained and experienced in early childhood education. The best-rated preschool program is the one that’s perfect for your child, and if your child loves to be active and enjoys hands-on learning, Gymco’s Discovery Preschool will give your preschooler a wonderful preschool experience. Gymco Discovery Preschool is a licensed Grand Rapids Preschool, serving preschoolers age 3-4.

The best time to enroll in preschool for the 2020/2021 is winter or early spring, space is limited and since Gymco’s preschool class size is small our preschool classes fill up quickly, but we have a waitlist and if openings are available, your preschooler can enroll in preschool any time of the year. Gymco offers preschool year-round. Gymco’s summer preschool is available in June, July & August.

Gymco’s Discovery Preschool is located in the Gymco building, conveniently located at 2306 Camelot Ridge Court SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546, near Kentwood, Ada, Cascade, Forest Hills & East Grand Rapids.

Gymco has been teaching children since 1980, we are a small business with a reputation in the community for teaching in a way that boosts self-esteem and develops a love of learning. As a locally owned preschool, our preschoolers benefit from our supportive, friendly environment, small class size and a personal relationship with our well-trained preschool instructors.

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