Registration for new families began on March 5, 2019, and are done on a first come first serve basis. Registration packets are available online and in the main offices of Gearity, Noble and Oxford elementary schools. Registration is done by appointment only at Gearity Elementary School 2323 Wrenford Road, University Heights, OH 441118. Please contact Tanya Niraj at 216-371-7356 to schedule an appointment. Appointments will be available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 8:00 AM to noon.
Children attending Full-Day and whose home school is Noble or Oxford will be registered for their home school. No intradistrict transfers will be accepted unless an older or younger sibling attends Gearity.
If your child has an active IEP please inform Tanya Niraj when you call to schedule your registration appointment. Your child’s IEP will be reviewed with the evaluation team prior to the completion of registration and classroom placement.
Tuition for Full-Day Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten classrooms is $575 per month and is due the 5th of the month prior. September tuition will be due on August 5, 2019.
Tuition for Half-Day Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten classrooms is $106 per month and is due the 5th of the month prior. September tuition will be due on August 5, 2019.
If your child has an active IEP you will not be responsible for tuition. If you are new to the district, please inform Tanya Niraj when you call to schedule your registration appointment.
A $125 deposit (checks made payable to the Department of Early Childhood) is due at the time of registration. $25.00 is a non-refundable registration fee. The remainder will go towards your first month’s tuition payment. Families who qualify for scholarships will not be required to pay a deposit.
Families must be residents of the Cleveland Heights-University Heights School District.
Children who will be 3 years old by September 30, 2019 must be enrolled in a 3-year-old class.
Children who will be 4 years old by September 30, 2019 must be enrolled in a 4-year-old class.
New siblings registering as peers in the Half-Day program must participate in a play-based screener prior to registration. (Spring screening will be done on May 15.)
REGISTRATION IS DONE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.
All registration documents must be complete at the time of the appointment.
Families with an outstanding Early Childhood Program tuition balance will not be permitted to register until the balance is paid in full.
We highly recommend that families schedule a tour prior to registration. Please email Danielle Foran, Early Childhood Program Specialist, at D_Vigh@chuh.org to schedule a tour.
Further information and appointments for tours and registration may be obtained by contacting:
Gearity Early Childhood Department
2323 Wrenford Road
University Heights, Ohio 44118