A parent-owned child care center and Early Achievers preschool.

Tuition and Fees

What are the charges for attending the co-op?

Tuition

Tuition is due by the 5th of each month, and may be paid automatically.  Your tuition covers breakfast, two mid-day snacks, and the overall day-to-day needs for your child (excluding diapers). Our membership votes on our budget in June, and new tuition rates take effect every August.

Tuition Rates + Parent Hour Commitment
sun room
12mos—2 yrs
star room
2—3 yrs
moon/comet
3—5 yrs
full time $1923/month
+2 hrs/wk
$1807/month
+2 hrs/wk
$1558/month
+2 hrs/wk
4 days/wk $1649/month
+2 hrs/wk
$1550/month
+2 hrs/wk
$1336/month
+2 hrs/wk
3 days/wk $1403/month
+1.5 hrs/wk
$1321/month
+1.5 hrs/wk
$1138/month
+1.5 hrs/wk
2 days/wk $976/month
+1 hr/wk
$919/month
+1 hr/wk
$798/month
+1 hr/wk

Drop In Rates

The full-day drop in rate for all classrooms is $60.

Drop in days are for families who are currently enrolled or who have been enrolled in the Co-op within the past 12 months.

Late Fees and Fines

  • Late Fine: (late for parent hour shift or after 6pm pick up) $1.00/minute
    Late parent hour fine is payable to the Co-op, late pick up charges will be added to your next month tuition statement.
  • Late Tuition: 5% of balance if not paid by the 5th of the month
    Exceptions must be approved by the director prior to the 5th of the month.
  • Missing Mandatory Meetings or Work Party: $50*
  • Check Returned by Bank: $20.00

Parent Hour Procedures

Notify your teachers the Thursday prior to your need for a substitute.  Please help find a substitute to cover your parent hours.  If you are ill, please be sure to notify the office so we can help you find a substitute.

 

*Each family can miss one mandatory meeting without a fine. Work parties are mandatory and will incur a fine if not arranged prior with the director.