About Our Classroom Programs
A Program For Every Learner
At South Side Early Learning it is our mission to ensure every young child benefits from a holistic, high-quality early education.
If you are ready to enroll your child, please call us at (614) 444-1529 or complete the form below and a member of our Family Service Center team will contact you.
A number of tuition assistance programs are available to qualifying families. Please see below for more information. Availability of slots is subject to available state/federal funds.
EARLY HEAD START (AGES 6 WEEKS - 3 YEARS)
Clients meeting the income and zip code requirements for participation in this program will not be subject to any shared cost.
HEAD START (AGES 3 - 5 YEARS)
EARLY START COLUMBUS (4 YEAR OLDS)
Clients meeting the income, birth date, school district, and work requirements will share in a nominal cost of care.
PUBLICLY FUNDED CHILD CARE
Clients meeting the income and employment/training requirements of the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services may qualify for partial or full childcare.
FULL-TIME PRIVATE PAY
Private pay is available to families.
Enroll at SSEL
to enroll your child, you will need:
Updated physical and shot record
Copy of your child’s birth certificate
Copy of your photo ID
2019/2020 School calendar
South Side Early Learning is a member of the National, the Ohio, and the Columbus Associations for the Education of Young Children, the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, the Franklin County Human Service Chamber and the Ohio Association of Child Care Providers.