• Center Grove community School Corporation Developmental Community Preschool

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    Center Grove's Developmental Preschool is a program for young children with special needs who reside in White River Township. The Developmental Preschool is located at Sugar Grove Elementary School, 4135 West Smith Valley Rd., Greenwood.

    If you live in White River Township and have a child of preschool age (3 to 5 years old) whom you suspect may have developmental delays, please contact the Special Services Secretary, Lori Fresher. If you are moving into our district and your child is already attending a developmental preschool with a current IEP, you will also contact the Special Services Secretary, Lori Fresher.

    Lori Fresher
    Special Education Secretary
    Center Grove Schools
    317-881-9326 ext. 1676

    Peer models are children without special needs who are aged 3-4 and pre-kindergarten. Peer models are expected to be fully toilet trained and demonstrate age appropriate skills in the following areas: Communication, Motor Abilities, Social Skills, Behavior, and Academic Readiness.
    Center Grove accepts applications for peer models year round. These openings include: AM Sessions, 4 half-days, for 3-4 year olds, which run from 8:45-11:30 a.m. at a rate of $150/month; OR PM Sessions, 5 half-days, for Pre-Kindergarten Aged Students, from 1:00pm-3:45 p.m. at a rate of $180/month.
    The Developmental Community Preschool is located at Sugar Grove Elementary School. The AM Sessions run Monday-Thursday and the PM Sessions run Monday-Friday.
    If you have questions about the Peer Model program, please contact:

    Sarah Suggs
    Center Grove Schools
    317-885-5242 ext. 3322