Fairbanks has two preschool classes, morning and afternoon. The morning class hours are from 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and the afternoon class hours are from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Preschool registration must be done at the district office. You may pick up an Enrollment Packet for preschool anytime in the Fairbanks School Office.
The phone number for the Early Childhood Education Office is 916-566-1600 ext. 50403.
WHO MAY ENROLL IN PRESCHOOL?
Our programs serve families who live in our school district with children who will be 3 years old on or before September 2 of the current school year.
PARENT'S ROLE IN PRESCHOOL
Preschool is a place for parents, children, and teachers to learn together. In order to have a quality program we need parent help in the classroom. We encourage parents to work in the classroom and attend parent education meetings at school.
HOW TO GET ENROLLMENT FORMS
You may pick up an enrollment packet in the Fairbanks School Office.
HOW TO TURN IN ENROLLMENT FORMS
Fill out the forms and gather the documents needed to enroll. Please call the appropriate number located inside the packet to arrange a time for the Early Childhood Education clerk at the District Office to review your completed packet. You must have a prearranged appointment to turn in your packet. Packets are not accepted at any other time. Please bring only completed packets with required documents. Incomplete packets will not be accepted.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING WITH YOUR COMPLETED PACKET
Birth Certificate or Affidavit
Negative TB test for child and parents
Proof of Address
Child's Preadmission Health History
Notification of Parent's Rights and Personal Rights
Social Services Questionnaire
Physical Examination Report
Verification of Income
HOW WILL I KNOW IF MY CHILD IS ENROLLED IN A PART DAY PRESCHOOL?
You will receive a letter or a notice of action in the mail if your child is approved. There will be information including the first day of school, the classroom number, teacher's name, time, and which meals will be provided.