2018-19 Little Giants Enrollment

Little Giants Preschool encompasses Marion Community Schools' Head Start-, Title I- and On My Way Pre-K-funded programs, along with our special needs preschool program. There are several factors considered when determining which program a student will be enrolled in, but there will be a common start to the application process for all applicants for the 2018-19 school year. Students must be 3 years old by Aug. 1, 2018, and must live in Grant County. 

The open application schedule is as follows:

  • April 2: at Riverview Elementary, 513 W. Buckingham Dr.,  7:45 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and 1 to 3 p.m.
  • April 3: at Frances Slocum Elementary, 2909 S. Torrence St., 7:45 to 11:30 a.m.; and 1 to 3 p.m.
  • April 4: at Kendall Elementary, 2009 W. Kem Road, 7:45 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and 1 to 3 p.m.
  • April 5: at Allen Elementary, 1115 E. Bradford St., 7:45 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.; and 1 to 3 p.m.
(Please note that application DOES NOT guarantee enrollment. We have limited spots available and will follow up with families regarding enrollment status of their child. Waiting lists will be implemented when necessary.)

Required documentation:

To apply for enrollment, families should to provide all documentation listed below that applies to their situation:
  • Verification of income (such as  2016 tax form, W-2 form, check stubs, child support receipts, social security payment information, unemployment verification, TANF case worker statement, etc. Please bring in 12 months of income verification.)
  • Proof of residence (such as a recent utility bill) if available
  • Child’s birth certificate
  • Child’s immunization records
  • Child’s Medicaid card or private insurance card
  • Child’s Social Security card or number
If you have questions, please contact the Little Giants office, 651-2080.

If you have special needs-related questions, feel free to contact the MCS Special Services Department at 662-2546, ext. 139.