Preschool Program


Welcome and thank you for your interest in St. Mary of the Falls Preschool! Our program provides a loving and faith-based learning environment for children ages three-through-five years old.

If you would like to schedule a tour or have any questions, please call our school office at 440-235-4580 or contact our Preschool Director at or School Principal at

We look forward to welcoming you to our St. Mary of the Falls Preschool family!

St. Mary of the Falls Preschool provides a loving and faith-based learning environment using Ohio’s Department of Education standards with our Catholic Diocese curriculum. Our program works hard to encourage student growth through many creative lessons and activities, social interactions, strong family connections, and positive opportunities for school readiness.

Enrollment Options

3-year-old4-year-old5-year-old PreK
2 days per week
Half-days AM
3 days per week
Half-days AM
5 days per week, half-days PM
*Must be 5 years old or recommended by a teacher
8:30 – 11 AM
* Tuesday/Thursday/Friday
8:30 – 11 AM
*Monday through Friday
12:15 – 2:45 PM
Lead Teacher: Mrs. Banyas
Aide: Ms. Yanchak
Lead Teacher: Mrs. Devito/Mrs. McClelland
Aide: Mrs. McCluskey/
Ms. Shepard
Lead Teacher: Mrs. McClelland
Aide: Mrs. McCluckey/Ms. Shepard
(Payments can be made per month July-April or in-full)


Preschool registration for the upcoming 2023-2024 school year will begin in January. New families can register starting Sunday, January 29th at our SMOF Open House from 9:30am-1:30pm. Current families can re-register beginning the week before Open House. Registration forms can be found in our school office or here online by clicking the buttons below.

Please bring all registration forms, a copy of your child’s birth certificate, and a non-refundable $100 fee to the school office. An updated medical/physical form and copy of immunization records will be needed by the first day of school. If baptized, please provide a copy.

Join us on Sunday, January 29th for our school Open House from 9:30am-1:30pm to kick-off “Catholic Schools Week”. Tour our St. Mary of the Falls Preschool-8th grade, meet our teachers, staff, and families.

**Enrollment for each Preschool session is 18. – One teacher and one aide per Preschool Session