Rainbow Kids Child Care
Located at Barkell Elementary School
ext. 6306 or (906) 487-9247
Hours of operation:
a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Procedures Manual (PDF)
Rainbow Kids is a licensed
childcare program for children ages 3 to 5 that is
available during the school year. This is a non-profit
program with all parent fees going toward staff,
supplies and food costs.
Our classroom incorporates
creative curriculum throughout the year.Â We focus on
hands-on-learning. Through activities, projects, and
games, students are given opportunities to explore
language, reading, math, science, art and music.
Students participate in circle
time (a structured group time), key time (independent
play), small group (during this time they may work on
projects) and daily outdoor time (weather permitting).
Child-care staff have Child
Development Associate (CDA) certification and several
years of experience. Child-care training for staff is
Eligibility & Scheduling
Rainbow Kids is open to all
families with children between the ages of 3-5 years
old. We offer flexible scheduling and require weekly
Our program is open (with
pre-enrollment) to all students grades K-5 during ½ day