Mad River Local Schools offers a free preschool program for typically developing students and children with disabilities ages 3-5. This half-day program is offered Monday–Thursday during the school year. Children must be potty-trained. Certified teachers provide rich, learning experiences that help children develop socially, emotionally, physically and intellectually.
The following items will be requested at the time the packet is completed and returned:
Once the application has been processed, the parent/guardian will be notified of student placement by the Preschool Principal.
Preschool children with disabilities are identified through the legally required multi-factored evaluation process. By state and federal law, all children ages 3 to 5 identified with a disability must have the opportunity to be served in a public preschool program. Typically developing children may also be screened for unique or special needs.
The typically developing children are selected using the following criteria:
Initial placement is on a first come, first served basis for qualifying Mad River Local School District students.
If needed, a waiting list will be maintained throughout the school year. Students will be placed when openings occur.
Selection does not guarantee future placement. However, priority for placement will be given to current enrollees.
Siblings within a family are required to submit individual applications.
Transportation is the responsibility of the parent.
Board of Education
801 Old Harshman Rd
Riverside, Oh 45431The zipcode must be numeric with at least five numbers.