MECOSTA - OSCEOLA COUNTY
Imagine a world where every child is equipped to thrive, where every child is prepared to enter grade school without limitations. At Great Start Collaborative (GSC) of Mecosta & Osceola Counties, this dream is our vision. It is the reason we exist, the reality we seek.
Every Great Start Collaborative in Michigan, including here in Mecosta|Osceola County, work toward the same early childhood outcomes:
Children are born healthy.
Children are healthy, thriving, and developmentally on track from birth through third grade.
Children are developmentally ready to succeed in school at time of school entry.
Children are prepared to succeed in fourth grade and beyond by reading proficiently at the end of third grade.