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Vermilion Elementary

Kindergarten Screening Appointments

2022-2023 School Year

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Kindergarten Screening for 2022-2023 is August 24 to August 26, 2022. 

There are three (3) steps to completing Kindergarten enrollment: 
  1. Complete the online enrollment at this link: NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION  
  2. At the end of the registration, choose an appointment time to meet with the Registrar, provide your documents, and complete registration. 
  3. Schedule a Kindergarten screening appointment at
Your child's registration must be completed PRIOR TO the screening appointment.  
While children are being screened parents will meet with the principal, Mr. Malear, and school counselor, Miss Naill, to hear more about our school and ask questions about VES and the Kindergarten program. 

Please use the link below to sign up for your screening appointment.  Schedule a Kindergarten Screening Appointment HERE

Kindergarten 2022-2023

Students must be 5 years of age by September 30 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.  ALL DOCUMENTS MUST BE PROVIDED AT REGISTRATION OR YOU WILL BE ASKED TO RESCHEDULE. 

STEP 2:   Parents will be contacted by mail with details about the start of school.  Open house dates will be scheduled in August to answer questions specific to classroom teachers and procedures.

2022-2023 Preschool Enrollment


Little Anchors Preschool Program is now accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. 

We offer a variety of programming for children ages 3-5. Students must be 3-years-old by August 15, 2022 to enroll.  General education students who are age-eligible for kindergarten are not eligible to enroll in the Little Anchors Preschool Program. 

Applying for enrollment is a three-step process:
  1. Obtain a preschool enrollment paper application—Available to print from the district website and/or available to pick up in the Vermilion Elementary School (VES) Office. 
  2. Turn in the completed packet to the VES main office---All pages of the application and the $37.00 supply fee must be turned in for your application to be accepted. The only exception to this is the physical form. The physical form (which requires a doctor signature) is due prior to the first day of school. Once this step is completed, your child will be cleared for enrollment. 
  3. Complete the online pre-registration at :
Please note: this step can only be completed AFTER step two is completed by turning in your paper application and supply fee to VES.  
4.  Registration appointment: Once the 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 required documents to the Administration office. ALL of the required documents listed in the online instructions must be presented at the time of your appointment.  A preschool slot will not be secured until all the required documents are provided.  The only exception is the physical form. The physical form (which requires a doctor signature) is due prior to the first day of school.  

Screenings for new preschool students will take place in August of 2022. Parents will be contacted in early August to schedule a date/time.   

Please contact Brooke Spafford, Preschool Director, with any questions/concerns at 440-204-1703 Ext. 648 or email [email protected]

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
  Brooke 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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