Title I Preschool Program

(This is not Headstart Preschool)

Preschool classes will be housed at:

  • Chandler Elementary School
    419 S 8th Street
    Goshen, IN 46526
  • There will be 4 – ½ day sessions (2-AM, 2-PM)
    • Enrollment sessions will be based on residence for transportation purposes
  • Preschool classes will meet four days each week
    • Monday thru Thursday, NO CLASSES on FRIDAYS
    • 7:45 am – 11:00 am
    • 12:00 pm – 3:15 pm
  • Enrollment dates are May 5, 12, and 19 from 8am – 4pm at Goshen Community Schools Registration Office
    613 E Purl Street
    Goshen, IN 46526
    (574) 971-4149
  • Transportation will be provided if requested on the enrollment form.
  • You will be notified of your child’s enrollment status by July.
  • Home visits will take place in mid-August.


To qualify for the Goshen Community Schools Preschool program:

  • The student resides in a Title I school boundary (all seven buildings will be Title I for the 2022-2023 school year)
  • The student is 4 years old by August 1, 2022, but not 5 years old
  • Family applies for Free/Reduced lunches
  • Fair representation from all seven Title 1 Schools
  • Previous enrollment in the program
  • Head Start waitlist status
  • Rating based on a questionnaire completed by parents

Forms Needed

  • Proof of Residency is required. (e.g. driver’s license, rental agreement, tax statement, utility bill)
  • Student’s Birth Certificate
  • Copy of custody or guardianship documents (if applicable)
  • Student’s Immunization Records
  • Student’s Medical Alerts or Conditions