AppleTree Cascade

AppleTree Cascade 5038 Cascade Rd. Grand Rapids, MI 49546 616-726-5000 Hours
6AM - 6PM, Monday - Friday

Welcome to our Cascade School!

We are proud to offer quality child care and preschool to the Grand Rapids, Cascade Township, and Ada communities. We are conveniently located on Cascade Road between Forest Hill and Spaulding Avenues.

8Unique Programs

Programming for every age and stage...



At our Young 5's and School Age Building we offer:

Young 5's

Before and After School for K through 5th Grade

Explorer Camps for 1st through 5th Grade



2012Opening Year

Two locations, one partner in care and education

Our main building opened in July 2012.  In order to better serve the families in the Cascade community, we opened our additional Young 5's and School Age building in 2014 to meet growing demand.  We pride ourselves on partnering with families as their children start with us as infants and toddlers, complete our K-Prep Preschool programs, and eventually become our school age Explorers.

Come join our dynamic, professional teaching team and make a difference in a child's life today.

Benefits available to our full-time employees include:

  • A fun, caring, loving environment for children
  • Tuition discounts
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekends off
  • Vacation and personal days
  • Insurance benefits
  • Continuing education and training opportunities
  • Work at the same location where your child is enrolled


Classroom Assistant Teacher

This full-time position (approximately 40 hours a week, Monday - Friday) would begin immediately and involve time in multiple classrooms.  Applicants must read the Classroom Assistant employee qualifications & expectations before completing an application.

Assistant School Age Teacher

This full-time position (approximately 40 hours a week, Monday - Friday) would begin immediately.  Applicants must read the Assistant School Age Teacher employee qualifications & expectations before completing an application.



Updated 4/19/17


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"Both my girls go here and I could not be happier! They are so loving to my girls and they have given them a huge step ahead in education! I appreciate the entire staff for all the hard work they do daily!!!"

– Kim Piccard Ellerbrock See All Testimonials

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