Preschool Registration

GAHANNA JEFFERSON SCHOOL DISTRICT

2020-2021 Preschool Registration is open.

Preschool will be Full Distance Learning for Fall Start.

First Day August 24th

 

Welcome to the Gahanna-Jefferson Preschool program!  We look forward to meeting you and your child and assisting you in preparing for a fun, challenging and educational year.

Enrollment/registration for preschool students is available February 10, 2020.

GJPS offers an outstanding preschool program that serves children with disabilities and also provides an educational opportunity for typical developing children to serve as social and academic peer models. Peers must be 4 years old by Dec. 1 the year of registration. Enrollment is open to children of district residents and staff members of GJPS through an application process. Tuition is reasonably priced at $100/month due to Distance learning; school is in attendance 5 days a week and the school year is nine months long.

Hours:
Clark Hall: 8:30-11:15 for AM class, 12:20-3:05 for PM class


How do I register my child as a preschool peer model?

 

Step One:

Click to complete required preschool screening form 

Please include a valid email address on this form. Communication for enrollment will be conducted primarily through email.

PLEASE DO NOT COMPLETE STEPS 2-4 UNTIL YOU RECEIVE AN EMAIL FROM MARY ANN STEVENS.

EMAILS TO ENROLL WILL BE SENT IN THE ORDER THEY ARE RECEIVED.

Step Two:  
Complete the online GJPS registration.

Step Three:

Once Step One is complete you will receive registration paperwork via email from the Preschool and an approval to move on to Step Four.

Please note: Medical and dental forms do NOT need to be complete to continue the process. They are, however, due prior to the start of school.

Step Four:
Schedule an enrollment appointment online with the Welcome Center. You will receive a link via email once your online enrollment has been submitted. If you do not receive this email please contact the Welcome Center at 614-643-8300.    Be sure to take your completed Preschool Forms for Peer Models, a voided check for tuition autopay, and any additional documents required for enrollment with you to your appointment.  If all forms are not brought to your enrollment meeting the meeting will need to be rescheduled.

Once all paperwork has been received and processed and deposit has been made you will receive formal notification by email of your student's placement for the 2020-2021 school year!

Additional peer model questions?

Contact Mary Ann Stevens, (614) 269-4780.


HOW DO I REGISTER MY SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENT FOR PRESCHOOL?

Step One:
If you suspect your child has a disability, please contact our department at (614) 269-4780. Continue with the following steps.

If your child has been identified as a preschooler with a disability and you are enrolling in Gahanna, please follow steps two through four. Please bring a copy of your child's most recent ETR/IEP when you come for your Welcome Center appointment.

Step Two:
Complete the online GJPS registration.

Step Three:
Download and complete the Preschool Forms for Special Education Students (PDF)packet.

Please note: Medical and dental forms do NOT need to be complete to continue the process. They are, however, due prior to the start of school.

Step Four:
Schedule an enrollment appointment online with the Welcome Center.  You will receive your link via email once your online enrollment has been submitted. Be sure to take your completed Preschool Forms for Special Education students and any additional documents required for enrollment with you to your appointment.