Little Bolts Preschool Application Information

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Little Bolts Preschool operates preschool for students with disabilities and typically developing peer models ages 3 through 5.

Little Bolts Preschool participates in the Early Childhood Education Grant offered by the Ohio Department of Education. Our participation in this grant allows Franklin Local Schools to offer preschool at zero cost to families. Classroom rosters are based on Early Childhood Education Grant Eligibility. Children must meet the following guidelines:

  • Children that are 3 on or before October 1, 2022 and meet income eligibility to attend
  • Children must be 4 on or before October 1, 2022 and meet income eligibility to attend
  • Typical peer models must be fully potty trained

To apply for preschool:

  1. Visit the district website beginning March 1, 2021 and complete the application.
  2. Print application documents or pick up an application packet at FLSD Board Office, Duncan Falls Elementary, Roseville Elementary or Franklin Local Community School
  3. Complete the following paperwork
    1. Early Childhood Education Eligibility Screening
    2. One​ of the following proofs of income:
      1. Three most recent (back-to-back) pay stubs, or
      2. your most recent tax return (if you are still at the same job), or
      3. your most recent W-2 (if you are still at the same job)
      4. Proof of residency such as an electric bill, cable bill, rental agreement
      5. Submit completed paperwork ​with your child’s birth certificate​ to:
        • Franklin Local Schools Board Office – 360 Cedar Street, Duncan Falls, Ohio 43734
          ATTN: Preschool Director
        • Franklin Local Community School – 76 W Athens Road, Roseville, Ohio 43777
          ATTN: Preschool Director

Children will not be enrolled or added to classroom rosters until all required paperwork is completed and submitted. At this time Franklin Local School District does not provide open enrollment for preschool students. Please direct your application questions to Preschool Director, Natalie Buchanan at