Click the links below to read requirements and best practices that Early Discovery Preschool will be implementing in the Fall.
Putnam County Schools and Putnam County Health Department Joint Re-Opening Agreement
More information will follow within the next few weeks.
Columbus Grove Elementary
Fort Jennings Elementary
Miller City-New Cleveland Elementary
Ottawa-Glandorf High School
All of our programs are 5-Star Rated with Step Up to Quality
||Our goal is to provide quality preschool programs that nurture children while fostering an excitement and curiosity for learning.
||Our programs are based on a developmental approach to education. We offer opportunities
for active learning including Math & Science Discovery, Creative Arts, and Early Reading and Writing Skills. Our teachers are certified according to Ohio Department of Education early childhood and special education standards.
||A preschool session includes: arrival, opening group activity, learning centers, open snack, large motor activity, closing activity, and dismissal.
||Learning Centers offer opportunities for active learning! Individual and small group experiences include: Math Discovery, Science Discovery, Writing, Creative Arts, Literacy, and Opportunities for Social Interaction.
Preschool Policy Manual
Columbus Grove Handbook
Fort Jennings Handbook
Miller City Handbook
Preschool Enrollment Packets for 2020-2021 School Year
A Medical Statement needs to be signed by a Licensed Physician, Physician Assistant, or Certified Nurse Practitioner you can print the Medical Statement here, or request to get one mailed to you.
Please turn in a copy of:
1. Child's Birth Certificate
2. Child's Immunization Record
These can be emailed to email@example.com
Mailed/Hand delivered to
Putnam County Educational Service Center
124 Putnam Parkway
Ottawa, OH 45875
Please call/text Miranda if you have any questions at 419-523-5951 (call) OR 567-208-0623 (text)
Packets, Birth Certificate, Immunization Record, and Medical Statement must be turned in before August 10, 2020
Register for Preschool:
We accept calls for applications starting the 1st Monday in February for the upcoming school year. Please call our office to start your ONLINE APPLICATION at 419-523-5951 ext 3023.
Children must be 3 or 4 years of age, toilet trained (unless on an IEP), and no older than 5 years of age by May 31st of the approaching school year. In accordance with State of Ohio Department of Education guidelines, children with disabilities and 4 year old children from families with limited income will be given priority. Children living within the school district of preschool location will be given priority as well. Open enrollment does not apply to preschool programs.
Applying for Reduced Tuition
Income must be turned in to determine eligibility please turn in either 2019 W-2 form OR 2 current pay stubs for all parents/guardians
Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Mail to 124 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa, OH 45875
Or text a picture to 567-208-0623
- All families wishing to apply for reduced tuition needs to fill this form out
- A free or reduced rate is available to families who qualify. See Sliding Fee Scale below to determine eligibility:
TO FIGURE ELIGIBILITY FOR THE SLIDING FEE SCALE
1. Determine your GROSS monthly income (income before deductions)
2. On chart below, in the first column go down to find the number of family members in your home
3. Then follow the line across to find your GROSS monthly income
4. The percentage at the top of that column is the percentage of tuition you would be responsible for. ALL INCOME MUST BE VERIFIED BY THE EDUCATIONAL SERVICE CENTER.
|# of family members in your home
Proof of Income must be verified by submitting 2 current pay stubs or 2019 W2 Form to
Mail to: Putnam County Educational Service Center 124 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa, OH 45875