Z-KIDS Childcare

Zeeland Public Schools childcare, also known as Z-KIDS, is available for all students in Young 5’s through 5th grade.  Childcare is available both before school from 6:30 – 8:35 AM and after school from 3:40 – 6:00 PM.


Locations for Z-KIDS

Z-Kids is available at all ZPS elementary school buildings:

  • Adams
  • Lincoln
  • New Groningen
  • Quincy
  • Roosevelt
  • Woodbridge


Please refer to the handbook for 2018-2019 or the handbook for 2019-2020 which outlines the complete details of the program and contains the registration paperwork.


Online Registration is available here.

Summer Camp Program 

ZPS Summer Camp is available five days a week from 6:30 am – 6:00 pm during the summer months.  The summer program begins June 12 and concludes on August 10. 

Learn more about the Z-Kids Summer camp program by reading the Z-Kids Summer Camp Handbook.

ECC Childcare

Childcare at our Early Childhood Center can easily be coordinated with a child’s ZPS preschool program.


For more information regarding Z-KIDS, contact Cheryl Kraker, Director, at 616.748.4711 or email ckraker@zps.org.