Admission & Tuition

 Accepting Applications for  2021

Admission & Registration

Eligibility

  • For the three year old programs: the child will be three years old by 1 November of that school year

  • For the Pre-K programs: the child will be at least four years old by 1 November of that school year

  • Children must be potty trained

  • Parents can fulfill the participation requirements

Alumni families

Siblings of alumni are given preference

Current families

Current students are guaranteed space in the following year's program if they complete all necessary forms by the due dates and have completed their participation commitments for the current year

New families

Our school year closely follows the Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD) calendar. Registration for each school year begins in November

Enrollment fees and deposits

  • $65 non-refundable application fee due with submission of Application form

  • A non-refundable deposit equal to one month's tuition, plus a one-time $150 placement fee, is paid to secure your child's placement; the deposit is applied to your May tuition payment.

2021-22 Tuition

  • Annual tuition is paid in ten equal monthly installments in the amounts indicated below.

  • Payments are due on the 1st of each month from August to May.

  • A non-refundable deposit equal to one month's tuition, plus a one-time $150 placement fee, is paid to secure your child's placement; the deposit is applied to your May tuition payment.

Program

Tuition

Three year old morning program

Tuesday / Thursday 9am - 12pm

$495 per month

Mixed age (3-5 years) afternoon program

Tuesday / Thursday 12pm - 3pm

not available

Three year old Explorer's program

Monday and/or Wednesday 9am - 12pm

$240 per month

Pre-K morning program

Monday / Wednesday / Friday 9am - 12pm

$695 per month

Pre-K afternoon program

Monday / Wednesday / Friday 12pm - 3pm

not available

Pre-K Explorer's program

Tuesday and/or Thursday 9am - 12pm

$240 per month