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Vermilion Elementary

Kindergarten 2021-2022!!


Kindergarten Registration  is now OPEN! Students must be 5 years of age by September 30, 2021 to be eligible for Kindergarten.  
STEP 1:  Complete the Online registration at 

When your online pre-registration is complete, you will be prompted to schedule an appointment with the registrar.  PLEASE CAREFULLY READ AND FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS. 
STEP 2:  Schedule a REQUIRED screening appointment by calling VES at 440-204-1703 after August 1, 2021. 

While students are being screened parents will attend a brief informational meeting and have the chance to ask questions about kindergarten.  There will be an open house in August to address questions specific to classroom teachers and procedures.

2021-2022 Preschool Enrollment


Please contact Director Brooke Spafford for enrollment eligibility

Vermilion Elementary School offers a variety of programming for children ages 3-5.  Students must be 3-years-old by August 15, 2021 to enroll, and not age-eligible for kindergarten.  


If your child is accepted for enrollment, follow the steps below to apply for the preschool program.  
1. Obtain a Preschool Enrollment Application from Vermilion Elementary School or download and print the application  HERE

2. Online pre-registration   To register go to

Click the "Registration for All New Students" link.  Follow the instructions to complete the online pre-registration. 

3.  Registration completion   When your online pre-registration is complete, you will be prompted to set an appointment with the Registrar.  The custodial parent or guardian must finalize the process by bringing all required documents to the Administration office.  

4.  Application fee   The application fee of $37.00 must be paid at the time of registration by CASH or CHECK only. 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  ALL of the registration documents, the Preschool Enrollment Application, and the $37.00 fee must be provided at the time of registration or the enrollment will not be finalized.

Slots will be filled as completed enrollments are received.  Students who are accepted are required to complete a developmental screener for program placement.  New preschool students will be scheduled for a screening appointment at Vermilion Elementary School.  Parents will be notified of the exact time. 

Please contact Brooke Spafford, Preschool Coordinator, with any questions or concerns: 
[email protected]     440-204-1703 ext. 648

Contact Information

Vermilion Elementary School
1285 Douglas Street
Vermilion, OH 44089
PHONE: 440-204-1703
FAX: 440-204-1747
Please refer to the Staff Directory for a full list of telephone extensions.

School Hours Grades K to 3: 
  8:50 AM - 3:30 PM 
  Office CLOSED 6/25-7/31 annually
Preschool Director
  Brook Spafford, ext. 648

Preschool hours: 
  Seafarers  8:35 to 11:15 AM
  Sailors  12:40 to 3:15 PM
  Mariners  12:40 to 3:15 PM 

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