Pre-K & 5K Tuition

2017-2018 ADMISSIONS INFORMATION
PRESCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN


MISSION STATEMENT: Our mission at DeSoto Private School is to provide each child with a strong educational foundation enriched with the values of citizenship, discipline, respect, and love so that they may successfully fulfill their life-long learning goals with commitment, self-confidence, and pride.

ADMISSIONS PROCESS: The admissions process seeks to identify for acceptance those students who are capable of undertaking and fulfilling the school’s scholastic requirements.

APPLICATION PROCESS AND CHECKLIST:
1. Attend Scheduled Orientation Meeting.
2. Complete Application for Reservation (received after interview). Evaluation of students applying for 3 and 4 year old preschool and 5 year old kindergarten takes place during the orientation meeting and/or family interview. The prospective student must be able to participate in age appropriate activities.

NOTIFICATION: If an opening is available after the orientation, the parent(s) will receive an Application for Reservation with a deadline for enrollment and pertinent information.

TUITION PLANS: There are two tuition payment plans available. You may choose one of the two plans.

 YOU ONLY PAY ONE OF THE PLANS (Monthly or Weekly).

(1) MONTHLY*

*This fee is for students who attend EDUCATIONAL CLASSES ONLY (with no after school care).

Educational Class Times:

3 and 4 Year Old Preschool   8:00am-12:00pm

5 Year Old Kindergarten        8:00am-3:30pm

Payment must be received on the first school day of each month. A late fee will be assessed after the 10th of the month. Students whose accounts are not current by the end of the month may be dropped from the class roll.

3 & 4 Year Old Preschool   5 Year Old Kindergarten
$200.00 month (August 2016)   $285.00 month (August 2016)
$400.00 month (September-May)   $570.00 month (September-May)


(2) WEEKLY**

** This fee is for students who attend EDUCATIONAL CLASSES and AFTER SCHOOL CARE. Children may be dropped off as early as 6:30am and remain as late as 6:00pm.

Accounts must be current by Monday of each week. A late fee will be assessed when payment is not received by 6:00 p.m. on Monday. Students may be dropped from rolls when account is two weeks in arrears.

3 & 4 Year Old Preschool   5 Year Old Kindergarten
1 child = $145.00 weekly   1 child = $ 150.00 weekly
2 children (family) = $285 weekly   2 children (family) = $ 285.00 weekly

 

Enrollment Fee:

· 3 and 4 Year Old Preschool   $50.00
· 5 Year Old Kindergarten       $55.00

Supply Fee per semester (Aug. & Jan.):

· 3 Year Old Preschool      $65.00
· 4 Year Old Preschool      $75.00
· 5 Year Old Kindergarten $125.00 (Supply & Technology Fee)

BREAKFAST: Breakfast is served until 7:40am fo $2.00 cash.

LUNCHES: Hot lunches are included in the weekly rate for 3 & 4 Year Old Preschool students. Kindergarten students may purchase a hot lunch for $2.50 or a sack lunch may be brought from home.

STUDENT UNIFORMS: The school uniform must be purchased directly through Mills Uniform Company. A complete price list identifying required and optional items is provided at the orientation or the front office for current students.