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All-Day Kindergarten

Cheryl Relford
Executive Director, Elementary Schools

Angie Goff, Secretary
(614) 797-5934 / Fax:  (614) 797-5901

All-Day Kindergarten Lottery Information / (614) 797-7708


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2024-2025 SCHOOL YEAR

  • All-Day Kindergarten is a fee-based, lottery program with tuition assistance available to those that qualify.

  • Those who wish to apply for the All-Day Kindergarten Lottery must first complete the online application beginning November 13, 2023, after 10:00 a.m.

  • To be included in the All-Day Kindergarten Lottery, please complete your child’s registration by 4:00 p.m., March 1, 2024. Register your child online at

  • All-Day Kindergarten Tuition is $3,000 for the year or $300 per month for 10 months (August-May). Tuition assistance is available for those that qualify. Qualification for assistance is based on household size and annual income according to the following guidelines:


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* Numbers for the above Annual Income Guidelines are updated regularly and can be found by clicking here.

  • Invitations to the All-Day Kindergarten program will be sent via first class mail in March.  All families who applied will receive either an invitation letter or a waitlist letter.

    • To accept an invitation to the All-Day Kindergarten program, you must respond to the invitation letter by the deadline date in the letter. August's tuition OR the tuition assistance application must be provided at this time.

Does your child attend WCS Early Learning Center Preschool?

If your child is a currently-enrolled Westerville City Schools preschool student, you do not need to re-register, but do need to complete an All-Day Kindergarten application. Please contact Anne Smith at or call 614-797-7708 for an All-Day Kindergarten form.