If you have concerns about your child's development, please contact the Early Childhood Department at 216-371-7356 and ask for a Request for Assistance packet.
The CH-UH Full-Day Preschool Program is offered at Gearity, Noble and Oxford elementary schools. The classrooms are taught by licensed teachers and one classroom assistant. Teachers utilize the Project Approach to infuse the Early Learning and Development standards into meaningful learning experiences. Class size is limited to 16 children. Classes meet Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. The program follows the Cleveland Heights-University Heights School calendar.
The CH-UH Half-Day Preschool program is offered at Gearity and Noble Elementary Schools. Classrooms are made up of up to 4 typically developing peers and 8 children with special needs. The half-day classrooms are staffed by an Intervention Specialist and at least one Paraprofessional. Class size is limited to 12 children. Classes meet Monday-Thursday with A.M. three-year-old classes meeting from 8:50 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., and four-year-old P.M. classes meeting from 12:50 p.m. - 3:30p.m. The program follows the Cleveland Heights-University Heights School calendar and teaches based upon Ohio's Early Learning and Development Standards.