We begin accepting applications in August for the proceeding year of enrollment, which begins in September. For example, if your child will be starting school in September 2022, we accept applications beginning in August 2021. We are a boutique private school therefore each class size is small. All students must be at least 2.7 years old by September 1 for our Pre-k classroom, and 4.7 years old by September 1 for the Kindergarten classroom.
1st Application Round Deadline (1-month free tuition): March 1, 2022
2nd Application Round Deadline ($0 enrollment deposit): May 1, 2022
Final Application Round Deadline: August 1, 2022
1. Submit an application along with a $50 application fee.
2. Schedule a visit to our school which will include an assessment.
3. Families will be notified of their admission status.
4. One month tuition deposit and registration due within 7 days of admission decision. If enrolling less than 30 days, due within 24 hours.
What is the school's daily schedule?
School begins at 8:30 am and ends at 3: 30 pm. Students change into their indoor shoes, wash their hands, and begin their school day. Please check our parents tab for a printable schedule.
Are students in different classrooms?
Our 2.7 to 5-year-old students are in one multi-age classroom. However, relevant content will be given to each age group of students for kindergarten readiness. Kindergartners are in one full day classroom. We also do small group learning for each age group and one one one with the teacher, which is a common practice once they start elementary school. Students are constantly assessed to make sure they are on track.
Am I able to see the school before my scheduled interview?
Yes, we have an open house every 3rd Saturday of the month, please be sure to schedule a visit under the tour tab.
When is tuition due?
Tuition is due on the 1st of the month as an automatic payment. If you want to pick a different date to accommodate your family needs, please give us a call and ask for the head of school.
Can I pay bi-weekly or weekly?
Yes this option is available at an additional fee of $25 per week.
Can I enroll my scholar only in the after-school or early drop off?
Yes, they do not have to be enrolled in our school or preschool.
Does my child need to be potty trained in order to attend?
Students in our Pre-k and Kindergarten classroom must be fully potty trained and able to use the restroom independently.
Does the school provide lunch and snacks?
We provide a healthy breakfast snack and afternoon snack. Parents must send in lunch from home.
Stem Prep Academy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.