Tuition & Affordability
(6 weeks to 12 months)
Our Infant Program is designed to stimulate infants cognitively through individual daily routines including physical development and health, language and literacy, and social emotional learning. Through our daily activities, we create an environment that enables an infant’s brain to establish important relationships and develop concrete learning skills.
(1 to 2 years)
Our Toddler Program is designed to be an interactive experience between the classroom, the teacher, and the children. Toddlers will learn to count, formulate sentences, discover their artistic and musical abilities, differentiate between their emotions, and learn about the world around them.
(Age 3 by December 31st)
Our Preschool Program implements our Life Learner’s curriculum which is based on research that proves children learn best through repetition and practice. Students will receive S.T.E.A.M education (science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics) and will be tracked academically and socially through continuous assessments.
(Age 4 by December 31st)
Our Pre-Kindergarten Program is designed to position students to excel in kindergarten, focusing on mastering kindergarten-level science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics skills. Technology is incorporated into the classroom with tablets and SMART Boards, allowing teachers to engage children in meaningful activities that reinforce academic lessons.
(Age 5 by December 31st)
Kindergarten is an exciting step in your child’s elementary school journey. And Bright Beginnings teachers offer the individualized attention needed for this important year. With age-specific curriculum and skill-building activities, we’ll make sure your child leaves us excited about learning…and confident about the big leap to first grade.
Our Kindergarten Program builds upon the foundational literacy skills, extending the learning in all academic areas and strengthening elementary-level skills.
Fee and Payment Policy
Students enrolled in the Bright Beginnings Nursery & Preschool are entered for the contract period of one year.
Parents/guardians remain responsible for the entire year’s tuition if a student is withdrawn before the school year is complete, except in the conditions outlined below.
A non-refundable registration fee of $ 175.00 shall be paid in advance to enroll your child.
RE-ENROLLMENT FEE (RETURNING STUDENTS ONLY)
A annual, non-refundable registration fee of $ 75.00 is to guarantee each child’s enrollment for fall and is due March 15th.
TUITION and MODIFICATIONS CONDITIONS
Rates are subject to change with reasonable notice as conditions require. The school follows state specific required time frames on tuition and modifications notices.
PAYMENT OF TUITION
Bright Beginnings Nursery & Preschool has developed a plan whereby tuition may be paid in installments. Tuition is due and payable, on the first day of attendance each week. Appropriate alternate Tuition Fees must be paid during school breaks.
LATE OR UNPAID TUITION
If payment in full is not received when due, a late payment fee of $30 per week or $100 per month that tuition is not received. All late fees are subject to change with reasonable notice. Any account that are delinquent for more than one month, may be asked to withdraw until the account is made current. The school cannot guarantee a child’s spot will be held when a child is withdrawn due to non-payment of tuition. Any unpaid tuition fees may be sent to a third-party collection agency.
CHARGES AND PROCEDURE FOR LATE PICK-UP
School is open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday all year, except for holidays. Parents who fail to pick up child by the scheduled closing time, will be charged a late fee of $10.00 for the first 5 minutes and $1.00 per minute thereafter, per child, until the child is picked up.
School age camp will be open during the summer months and scheduled school breaks according to the local public-school calendar. Summer Camp children and children attending during scheduled school breaks may pay a separate Activity Fee for attendance. All other age groups may be subject to Activity Fees as well.
Parents with more than one child enrolled and attending , will receive a 5% discount from the usual tuition fee which will be applied to the child(ren) with the lowest tuition rate(s). These discounts are only available to those accounts when full tuition is paid in advance. Discounts are not applicable on any fees or services, or special program promotions and cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion.