Child Care

Child Care Director

Teresa Anderson

Phone: (269)749-4548


April 2nd—April 6th

Child Care will be open over spring break. March 30th (Good Friday) & April 2nd ~ 6th. The sign-up sheet is in the Child Care room or you may email Teresa at: Please sign up only if you know you need it, no walk-ins will be accepted . Space is limited and we don’t want to take from someone that actually needs our services.

Olivet Child Care

2017-2018 School Year

Olivet Child Care will begin on the first day of school and continue throughout the school year including half days of school, fog delays, snow days, and school vacations on a need basis with the exception of the following days: Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and the Friday after, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, New Year's and New Year's Day, and Memorial Day.

Olivet Child Care is located in the all-purpose room at Fern Persons Elementary School and is open to students in the Olivet School District attending grades K-5 at Fern Persons Elementary or Olivet Middle School. An shuttle bus service will be available to transport students in the 4th and 5th grades to the Middle School in the morning and to Child Care from the Middle School in the afternoon.

Please Note: Hours are subject to change based on attendance


Breakfast - On school days when there is no delay, children may purchase breakfast through the school breakfast program or bring in breakfast items from home. On days when there is no school or there is a delay, parents must provide breakfast for their children.

Lunch- On days when there is no school or there is a half day, parents must provide lunch for their children. There is a toaster, mircowave, and refrigerator available for use.

Snack- Olivet Child Care provides a snack each afternoon prepared by the Food Service Department of Olivet Community Schools. Fresh fruits, fresh vegetables and prepackaged foods with long storage dates will be served along with milk or juice. (Parents may provide special snacks for birthdays, but arrangements should be made in advance.)

Olivet Child Care Hours of Operation

Full school Day

6:30 am- 8:30 am and 3:46 pm-6:30 pm

Two Hour Delay Days (fog/bad weather)

6:30 - 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Half Days

6:30 - 8:30 a.m. and 12:15 - 6:30 p.m.

No School and Snow Days *

6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

*Child Care will be open on snow days if at all possible.

Spring and Winter Break determined on need.

Please note on half days or no school/snow days, children will need a sack lunch for child care.

Olivet Child Care Rates

Rates are determined on free/reduced lunch status:

    • Full Price Lunch - $3.25 per hour
    • Free/Reduced Lunch - $2.75 per hour

$2.25 per hour additional children in a family

We will bill DHS if your child qualifies. Provider ID number is available upon request.

****Payment for Olivet Child Care services is expected each Friday****

Child care phone: 269-749-4548, please leave a message if no one answers. You may also email at