Early Childhood Center


Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District

Early Childhood Center

The Cleveland Heights-University Heights Early Childhood Program is a public preschool program licensed by the Ohio Department of Education. We believe in supporting the growth of the whole child through attention to the development of social and emotional skills, physical development and intellectual growth. We strive not only to provide a solid education foundation for each child, but also instill a love of learning and the confidence necessary to explore our ever-changing world.   
Program Highlights
  • Licensed and highly trained staff serve the needs of all children
  • Small class size
  • Universal Pre-Kindergarten Funding
  • 5 Star Step Up to Quality Rating from the Ohio Department of Education
  • Play and inquiry based teaching practices
  • Curriculum inspired field trips
  • Visits from CH-UH Librarians
  • Partnership with John Carroll University
The program offers both integrated Half-Day and Full-Day options.

Early Childhood Center News


District Tiger Camp Enriches Campers with Arts & Academics

Aug. 20, 2021 -- After sitting empty for much of the past 18 months, Heights High School was certainly buzzing with activity this summer. As home to the district’s Tiger Camp, nearly 560 kindergarten through 8th graders spent eight weeks in the building in June and July. More +
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Message to Families From Superintendent Kirby - August 13, 2021

Aug. 14, 2021 -- In this letter to families, Superintendent Kirby shares reminders on Back to School events and the ESSER Community Survey.
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Family Connections Presents Strategies for a Thriving Transition Back to School, August 25

Aug. 2, 2021 -- Family Connections presents Return with Resilience: Strategies for a Thriving Transition Back to School, a webinar featuring esteemed psychologist, Sarah Spannagel, Ph.D. on Wednesday, August 25 at 8:00 p.m. More +
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Copez-Minor to Help Launch Community Learning Center

July 30, 2021 -- Kristiaun Copez-Minor will serve as the District’s first Community Learning Center (CLC) Organizer, assisting the pilot program’s launch at Noble Elementary School this fall.
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Additional Chromebook Exchange Nights August 18, 19

Aug. 13, 2021 -- Whether your student will be learning in-person or virtually for the 2021-2022 school year, it is important for all CH-UH students to have access to upgraded Chromebooks.
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Contact Us

Early Childhood Center
2323 Wrenford Road
University Heights, OH 44118

Phone: 216-371-7356
Fax: 216-397-5959

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Danielle Foran
Danielle Foran
Early Childhood Program Specialist

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