Preschool » FAQs


What session will my child attend?
Attendance is based on your home address.
Can I request a session change for my child?
Session changes are not accepted for preschool children.
When will my child begin school?
The beginning school date varies from year to year, typically 1-2 weeks after the Fairfield City School District Calendar. You will be contacted as to the start date.
How many days a week will my child attend school?
The preschool program is Monday–Thursday, following the Fairfield City School District Calendar.

What are the session times?
Morning Session 9:15–11:45 a.m. with drop-off no earlier than 9:10 a.m. at West Elementary
Afternoon Session 1:15–3:45 p.m. with drop-off no earlier than 1:10 p.m. at West Elementary
Morning Session 9:30 a.m.-noon at East Elementary
Afternoon Session 1:30-4:00 p.m.  East  Elementary

If my currently enrolled child has a sibling, do they get preferential placement on the waiting list?
No, all children are placed on the waiting list in the order their name was received.
If you suspect your child has a disability or is delayed in his or her development, please call 829-4311.