Tuition and Fees

Academic Programs (September 2015 - June 2016)

   Hours  5 Days
 3 Days*
Toddler, Half Day (walking to 3 years old)  8:45AM - 11:45AM
 $10,382  $7,274
Toddler, Full Day (walking – 3 years old)  8:45AM - 2:45PM
 $13,955  $9,776
Primary, Half Day (3 – 5 years old) **  8:45AM - 11:45AM  $9,904  $6,797*
Primary, Full Day (3 – 5 years old)  8:45AM - 2:45PM  $13,000  $9,183*
Primary, Full Day Kindergarten Year  8:45AM - 2:45PM  $13,000  N/A
Elementary I, (Grades 1 - 4)   8:30AM - 3:00PM
 $12,100  N/A
*The 3-day option is available for children 3 years old and  younger. There is also a possibility your child may miss participating in Music and/or Spanish class if it is scheduled on a day your child is not in attendance.
** Add-on lunch is available for half-day primary children pending availability: $1,920/school year.

12 Month Programs (July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016)

Includes school day tuition, before and after care, vacation care, and summer camp.

   Hours  5 Days
Toddler (walking - 3 years old)

 7:30AM - 6:00PM
Primary (3 & 4 years old)

 7:30AM - 6:00PM
Primary, Kindergarten Year  7:30AM - 6:00PM

Financial Aid information can be found in the Admissions section of this website.

Sibling discounts on tuition amounts only are offered as follows:

Note:  One child must be enrolled with a 5-day, full day contract in order for siblings to qualify for any discounts.

  • The contract with the greatest dollar value remains at full price.
  • The contract with the second highest dollar value will be discounted by 20%.
  • The contract with the third highest dollar value will be discounted at 50%.


Extended Care Programs (September 2015 - June 2016)

May be added to 9 month school day programs.

   Hours  5 Days
 3 Days
Breakfast Club

 7:30AM - 8:45AM
 $1,606  $1,117
Rainbow Club

 2:45PM - 6:00PM
 $4,784  $3,423
Vacation Care  7:30AM - 6:00PM
 $2,689  N/A

Please refer to school calendar and vacation care schedule for specific days that Vacation Care is offered.


Other Fees:

Application Fee:  A non-refundable fee submitted with application
New Family Registration: A one-time fee, per family, payable with return of new contract   $260
Drop-In Charge for Breakfast Club, 7:30AM – 8:45AM  $11 / hour
Drop-In Charge for Rainbow Club, 2:45PM – 6:00PM  $11 / hour
Late charge for pick up after 6:00PM  $1 / minute
Returned Check Charge  $40 / check

Payment Plans:

  1. One Payment Plan: This plan offers a $250 discount. It is due on or before April 1, 2015.
  2. Five Payment Plan: The tuition, less the deposit, is divided into five installments due on or before May 1, July 1, September 1, November 1, 2015 and January 1, 2016.
  3. Ten Payment Plan: The tuition, less the deposit, plus a carrying fee of $10.00 per month, is divided into ten payments due on or before May 1, June 1, July 1, August 1, September 1, October 1, November 1, December 1, 2015, January 1, February 1, 2016. (Note: If you elect the ten payment plan, you must complete an automatic debit authorization to permit Acorn to automatically debit the installment amount from your credit card or bank account.)

We accept payments on Visa, Master Card, or Discover.

Check with your employer to see if a pretax benefits contribution option, Section 125 Plan is offered.



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