Pre-K & 5K Tuition



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.

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)  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 = $150.00 weekly   1 child = $ 155.00 weekly
2 children (family) = $295 weekly   2 children (family) = $ 295.00 weekly


(2)  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


$207.50 month (August 2018) $295.00 month (August 2018)
$415.00 month (September-May) $590.00 month (September-May)

Enrollment Fee:

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

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

· 3 Year Old Preschool      $70.00
· 4 Year Old Preschool      $80.00
· 5 Year Old Kindergarten $125.00 

 Achievement Testing Fee:  

· 5 Year Old Kindergarten $25.00 


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.