Enrollment

 
Elements Preschool offers programs for ages 3 months – 5 years. While most families register for fall, we continue to keep our program open as long as space is available.

Tuition and Fees:
Elements Preschool offers programs for children ages 3 months – 5 years. Current students may begin enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year in February of 2018. Enrollment for new students will begin in March of 2018. Admission is based on a rolling enrollment system and is dependent on available space.

Admissions Process:

  1. Complete an application, available in person or online and schedule a tour if you are new to Elements.
  2. Submit the application with the $80 application fee.
  3. Upon acceptance, a non-refundable/non-transferrable deposit equal to one month’s tuition is required to hold your child’s spot in the program. This deposit is applied to June 2019’s tuition.
  4. A Materials and Enrichment fee of $600 is payable by September 6, 2018.
  5. Monthly tuition payments are due by the 1st of each month.

Vegetarian meals and snacks are provided each day by our in-house chef for a fee of $7/day. Meals must be paid in advance at the beginning of each month.

Siblings are eligible for a 10% discount, taken from the eldest child’s tuition.
 
Monthly Tuition 2018-2019:
Caterpillars – 3 months – 18 months
Discoverers – 13 months – 30 months

Programs 5 Days
Mon – Fri
3 Days
M, W, F
2 Days
T, Th
School Day
8.30am-3.00pm
$2080 $1345 $925
Half Day

8.30am-11.30am or 3pm-6pm
 $1400  $925  $640
Extended Day
3.00pm-6.00pm
 $546  $400  $294
Early Drop Off
8.00am-8.30am
 $300  $180  $120

Explorers – 2 – 3 years
Adventurers – 3 – 4.9 years

Programs 5 Days
Mon – Fri
3 Days
M, W, F
2 Days
T, Th
School Day
8.30am-3.00pm
$1870 $1240 $830
Half Day
8.30am-11.30am or 3pm-6pm
$1240 $820 $578
Extended Day
3.00pm-6.00pm
$440 $315 $230
Early Drop Off
8.00am-8.30am
$300 $180 $120

All necessary forms for each student are required to be completed prior to the first day a child attends school. Children must have a current health department medical form at the time of enrollment. Please keep the school updated with ongoing immunization records.
Required documents:
Required documents:

  • Completed registration form
  • Completed Health Department medical form
  • School policy forms
  • Registration and deposit fees

Drop-off takes place between the hours of 8:30- 9:30am. All children must be picked up by 2.45pm or 5:45pm. Part time schedules cannot trade days due to vacation, holidays or emergencies. The after-school program is also available on an as-needed basis for $50 per day.

Seasonal Programs

 
After-School Programs
Ages 3 – 5 years

Program offered daily, weekly and monthly
Give your child an opportunity to experience nature-based education and exploration in the afterschool hours between 3.30pm – 5:30pm. Our highly trained, highly skilled teachers will guide your child through hands-on learning experiences in our cozy classrooms and our private garden and yard space. Afterschool activities will include inquiry based science learning, art, outdoor play and exploration, math and literacy development, creative play.

Drop-in Classes
Ages 2 – 4 years

Plant to Plate – Thursdays, 10.30am – 11.30am
Join our onsite cooking and gardening specialist each week for a lesson in both gardening and cooking. Children will explore the garden while planting and harvesting vegetables and herbs for the week's cooking class. All cooking activities will be vegetarian and will use child-friendly tools for a true hands-on experience and include a snack.

Yoga and Nature Play – Tuesdays, 10.30am – 11.30am
Join us for 30 minutes of yoga, incorporating music, songs, and movement. After yoga, our little yogis will have an opportunity to enjoy our nature playground for an additional 30 minutes. Our playground is closed to the public and only accessible to students attending a class or enrolled in our preschool. Parents or caregivers are required to stay with children at all times.

Drop-in Days
We at Elements are open during many of the DOE closings and are able to offer drop-in days 8.30am – 3.00pm or 6.00pm for Pre-K and Kindergarten students.
Please contact us for more information for days available.