Preschool registration will be held May 9 in the Karaffa Elementary School commons from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM. Parents need to bring five things to the registration: a copy of your child's birth certificate, a copy of your child's social security card, proof of income, proof of residency, and a copy of your child's immunization record. During registration, the Jefferson County Health Department will be set up and offering information about the programs that they offer.
The Karaffa Elementary preschool program is licensed through the Ohio Department of Education. The program is a five-star rated preschool, the highest quality rating possible, exceeding the state's standards for learning and development; administrative and leadership practices; staff qualifications and professional development; and family and community partnerships. The program is a 2 1/2 day program for children who are three or four years old. Children must be three or four on or before August 1st of the upcoming school year to attend. Children attend a Monday/Wednesday/ Friday morning session or a Tuesday/Thursday/Friday afternoon session. Each child is assigned a session to attend before preschool orientation in August. Please click the link to acces the preschool registration packet.