Welcome to Ludington Early Childhood Center located at
5771 W. Bryant Road in beautiful Ludington, Michigan. 


Interested in Free Preschool for the 2022-2023 school year?  Apply today!


Mission Statement
Empower and inspire all families and children of Pere Marquette Early Childhood to create the future of Mason County!

Vision Statement
Our vision is to provide high quality early childhood experiences for children.

Ludington Early Childhood Center Points of Pride

  • All staff First Aid and CPR Certified
  • Early Foundations Literacy Program
  • Great Start Playgroups
  • Professional Development for All Staff
  • Parent Involvement and Volunteers
  • Parent Conferences
  • Highly Qualified Teachers and Staff
  • 4 STAR Great Start to Quality
  • State of Michigan Licensed Facility
  • We utilize Connect 4 Learning Curriculum & Creative Curriculum

2021-2022 School Calendar
01/04 School Resumes
01/17 LECC No School
01/24 PSO Meeting @ 7 p.m. via Zoom
2/10 PSO Book Walk Planning Meeting  @ 6 p.m. via Zoom
02/18 No School: LASD Professional Development Day (K-12 Staff)
02/24 Book Walk, 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Ludington Elementary School
03/02 LECC, half day for LAS 3&4, half day for GSRP; LECC Conferences 12:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
03/03 LECC, half day for LAS 3&4, half day for GSRP; LECC Conferences 12:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
**Note 3 year old AM will not have session, 3 year old PM will attend in the morning.

03/16 Kindergarten Round Up @ LES @ 6 p.m.
03/25 No school; Spring Break Begins
04/04 School Resumes
04/07 Preschool Round Up @ LES @ 6p.m.
05/26 LAS 3 Preschool Last day / LAS 4 Preschool Last Day
05/30 No School; Memorial Day
06/09 Last Day of School K-12     



West Shore Educational Service District has created a Preschool Landing Page that includes many activities and resources for all families with preschoolers.  Check it out here:

Another great resource can be found at Ready4K (
Ready4K sends "messages to families with fun facts, easy tips, reinforcement, and encouragement to help parents support their children's development by building on everyday learning opportunities."

Other family resources:

Great Start Collaborative of Mason, Lake, and Oceana


CDCs Milestone tracker app






5771 West Bryant, Ludington, MI 49431 231-845-3850 Office Hours: 7:45 a.m.-3:45 p.m. Mon-Thurs

LAS Parent Handbook 2021/2022

Child Care COVID Response & Preparedness Plan


Staff Listing