FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT DO YOU BELIEVE?

For a list of our core beliefs, please see our Statement of Faith.

WHERE AND WHEN DO YOU MEET?

We meet one day per week (Wednesday) during the school year at Bethany Mennonite Church in Hartville, OH. There is a winter break between first and second semesters.

IS CLASS ENROLLMENT GUARANTEED?

Class participation is on a first-come basis and limited to the maximum number of students set for each class. Current co-op members have first chance at registration.

CAN I DROP MY CHILD OFF FOR THE DAY?

At least one parent from each family must accompany their children to co-op each week. It is not a drop-of program.

WHAT IS MY RESPONSIBILITY AS A PARENT?

Parents are required to serve each week in various capacities, including as teachers, teacher assistants, hall monitors, and cleaning assistants.

HOW LARGE ARE THE CLASSES?

Due to safety concerns and a desire to make the classes personable, most classes have a maximum of 12 students. Larger areas such as the gym can accommodate more students.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

Each family pays an $85 yearly membership fee in addition to individual class supply fees (usually $5-$25 per class).

WHAT CLASSES ARE OFFERED?

We offer core classes such as Phys Ed, choir, and art, plus numerous other parent-led classes. A complete list will be available closer to registration.

WHAT AGES IS THIS CO-OP FOR?

We offer pre-K through high school classes.

I STILL HAVE QUESTIONS

For more information, see our Enrollment Explained page or Contact Us.