Beatty School Profile

Beatty Early Learning Center

1661 Leforge Rd.
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Principal: Ginelle Skinner

Ginelle has been the principal at Beatty ELC for 1 year. She has 26 years of experience working in the education field. She brings to YCS many years of experience in teacher training, student guidance, curriculum development and implementation. She resides in Jackson, MI with her youngest of three daughters. Her two oldest daughters are attending Grand Valley State University.

Special Services Offered in Building

  • Full and half day state and federally funded preschool programs
  • Special Education team to provide support
  • Many Parent Volunteer opportunities
  • Male Ambassador Group for Dad’s
  • Monthly Family Events
  • Monthly Parent meetings
  • Weekly Coffee Chat for Parents
  • Rotary Readers and Books for Badges read to children monthly
  • Volunteers from U of M nurses program
  • Fluoride Varnish and Mobile Dentist Services provided
  • WIC on-site bi-annually
  • Bookmobile monthly visits

Class Size Averages

  • 16 kids per classroom, 2 adults (16:2)


  • Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent): 16
  • Support Staff: 9
  • Administrators: 1

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