Enrollment

Enrollment

The maximum enrollment of the school shall be determined, within the limits of the state license, by the Board of Directors upon advice of the Admissions Chairperson and permission of the teacher(s) involved. A non-refundable registration fee of $65 is collected at the time of enrollment.

Rules of Eligibility

Applications are accepted by the Admissions Chairperson. We are following the Portage Public School guidelines. Applicants must be at least three or four years, respectively, before September 1st, 2015. The parents shall abide by the requirements of the preschool and assume their full share of responsibility in the operations of the school. Failure to cooperate will bring action by the Board.

Waiting List

As openings occur in the school membership, they shall be filled in accordance with seniority application within each group. Once an opening has been offered and refused by an applicant, said applicant loses their seniority and, if desired, may be placed at the bottom of the waiting list.

Order of Preference

The order of preference in making up the enrollment for the three-year-old group shall be without reference to race, creed, color or economic status.

  1. Siblings of those who are currently enrolled in the school.
  2. Siblings of those who, at one time, have been enrolled in the school and children of parents/legal guardians from Chapel Hill United Methodist Church.
  3. Date of application.

The order of preference in making up the enrollment for the four-year-old group shall be without reference to race, creed, color or economic status.

  1. Children enrolled in CHUM Co-op Preschool the previous year.
  2. Siblings of those who are currently enrolled in the school.
  3. Siblings of those who, at one time, have been enrolled in the school and children of parents/legal guardians from Chapel Hill United Methodist Church.
  4. Date of application.

The order of preference in making up the enrollment for both groups shall be discontinued January 1st and enrollment completed by date of application.