Tuition and Participation Requirements

Monthly Tuition for Families Planning to Work in the Classroom (Co-op)*

Program/Days Work Requirements Monthly Tuition
2 days (Seeds) 2 work days; 1 alt day per month $332
3 days (Sprouts) 3 work days; 1 alt day per month $418
Note: Families requiring a 5-day program may enroll concurrently in the Seeds and Sprouts program upon availability.
The tuition for this option is $750


Monthly Tuition for Families NOT Planning to Work in the Classroom (non Co-Op)

Program/Days Work Requirements Monthly Tuition
2 days (Seeds) None $460
3 days (Sprouts) None $597
4 days (Blooms/Blossoms) None $650
Note: Families requiring a 5-day program may enroll concurrently in the Seeds and Sprouts program upon availability.
The price for this option is $1057.

 

Tuition Notes

  • *Upon availability families may choose to "buy out" one or more of their co-op required days at the rate of $51 per workday and $26 per alternate day.
  • *Upon availability families who wish to reduce their tuition may work extra days beyond the required amount at the rate of $30 for each additional workday provided and $15 for each additional alternate day provided.
  • Families with two or more children simultaneously enrolled receive a 20% discount on the second and/or younger child and subsequent children.

The following additional fees will be required which are non-refundable:

  • Registration fee: $100 for returning students; $125 for new students (including sibling)
  • Application fee: $50
  • Materials fee: $200
 

Additional Participation Requirements

Requirement per Famlily Is Buyout Available? Buyout Amount
Ways & Means (Fundraising) Obligation - Parents are required to participate in major fundraising events and contribute at least five hours towards the planning and execution of those events per school year. Yes $300 ($60 per required hour)
Job Obligation - Parents are required to maintain a job or a committee position for the school year, i.e. Board member, librarian, secretary, fundraising committee. Yes $300
Maintenance Obligations - Parents are required to perform two maintenance duties per school year, one of which is a maintenance job (such as painting or repair work), and the other of which is a scheduled Clean-Up Day. Yes $300 ($150 for Cleanup Day; $150 for maintenance job)
General Meetings - Parents are required to attend monthly general meetings held the third week of each month from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (parents not working in the classroom need only attend the three mandatory General Meetings held in September, January and April). No  
Orientation - New parents working in the classroom are required to attend a one day (9am to 1pm) Classroom Mechanics Orientation session before they are scheduled to work in the classroom. All parents (working and non-working) are also required to attend a one day (9am to 1pm) Philosophy Orientation session typically held prior to the start of the school year. No