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Harvey Education Center

Harvey Education Center

The Harvey Education Center Staff is committed to providing a welcoming and enriching first school experience for ALL children and families entering Mason Public Schools. We support educating the whole child through evidenced-based high standards, decisions rooted in data, hands-on and play based learning, authentic early literacy experiences through all areas of the curriculum, and school wide positive behavior supports.
Principal's Welcome 
Early Learning (Pre-K) 
GSRP (Pre-K) 
Head Start (Preschool) 
Early Childhood Special Education
Before and After School Childcare
Summer Kids Clubhouse 
Supports and Services 
Curriculum Links 
Meet Our Staff  

Harvey Education Center
400 S. Cedar Street
Mason, MI 48854

ph: (517) 676-6528 

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Welcome to Harvey Education Center! 

Welcome to Mason Public Schools Early Childhood Education Elementary and Child Development Services! The Harvey Education Center is home to Mason's Kindergarten students. News, information and updates about Kindergarten are in the "Kindergarten" link to the left. 
We are committed to providing excellence in Kindergarten, Preschool, Early Learning (Pre-K), Head Start, GSRP, Early Childhood Special Education and Before/After School Care. Where Bulldogs Begin!

 Kindergarten Registration 

The registration window for Kindergarten runs from February 1st through March 15th. Families interested in enrolling their child for the fall are encouraged to complete the Online Enrollment process during that time. Students eligible for Kindergarten should be 5 years old on or by September 1st. Instructions for completing the registration process are available on the Enrollment Page.  

Preschool and Early Learning Registration 

 For more information, please call our office at 517-676-6528. 

Early Childhood Tuition Based Programs 

We are a 4 Star Great Start to Quality Early Childhood Center. We have tuition based classrooms for Preschool and Early Learning (Pre-K). Classroom enrollment for currently enrolled students begins March 1st to register for the 2021-22 school year. 

Information on Preschool and Early Learning is located in the menu to the left. Click for details or call our office at 517-676-6528. 


 Grant Funded Preschool Programs are available through Head Start and GSRHead student readiness programP

We are proud partners with Capital Area Community Services and Ingham Intermediate School District. We have Grant-funded programs are available, at no cost to families. We encourage all interested parents/guardians to fill out an application online at or call Mrs. Vandecar at 517-676-6528 for inquiries. 
To qualify for our Pre-kindergarten Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) or Head Start Preschool, families provide verification of income, residency, birth/early childhood health history, and environmental experiences. Children are enrolled based on numerous criteria including income and additional factors which may place them at risk. A high-quality preschool program is a great start for all children!



News And Information 

Office Newsletters 
Allergy Awareness and Nut-Free Letter 
Arrival and Dismissal Times/Procedures 
Harvey Education Center Behavior Expectations Matrix 
Please Click here for Parent Handbook
Principal's Letter 
Preschool Calendar
All Day Preschool Calendar
Early Learning Calendar
Before & After School Calendar 

Quick Links

District Strategic Plan
District Volunteer Form 
Concussion Awareness 
Mason Public Schools Elementary Handbook 

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Completed Safety Drills For Child Development Services

To view the completed safety drills for Child Development Services, please click here.