Dear Shelby Families,

If you are interested in having your child attend Little Whippets Preschool in the 2021-2022 school year, the first step is to complete the online Preschool Application.  Applications for new students will be accepted beginning February 16th.  The online application is available at  The lead teacher will contact families who apply within one week.

If your child is accepted into the Little Whippets Preschool for the 2021-2022 school year, you will be notified by the preschool lead teacher to complete the online New Student Enrollment Packet.  This packet is available on our district website at

Once online enrollment forms for your new preschool student have been submitted and reviewed, you will receive an email message to contact the Board of Education office to schedule an appointment to bring required documents to complete the enrollment process.  Please note that your child’s enrollment is not complete until all of the following documents are received, and the $10 non-refundable enrollment fee has been paid.  We accept cash (please bring exact amount as we cannot make change) or check.

  • Student Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Records
  • Parent / Guardian Driver’s License
  • Custody Papers (if applicable)
  • Parent / Guardian Proof of Residency (utility bill such as cable, phone, gas, or electric, dated within the last 30 days. We also accept lease and purchase agreements.  We cannot accept a medical or credit card bill.  If you are living with someone and/or do not have a utility bill in your name, please contact the Board of Education Office for special arrangements)

All registration forms are now online.  If you do not have internet access, please contact us to schedule an appointment to complete the online forms in person at the Board of Education office during regular business hours.

If you have any questions, please contact the Board of Education Office at 419-342-3520.