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 2021, we accept applications beginning in August 2020. We are a boutique private school therefore each class size is small. All students must be at least 2 years old by September 1 for our Investigation, toddler classroom. At least 2.7 years old by September 1 for the Pre-k classroom, and 4.7 years old by September 1 for the Kindergarten classroom.
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 30 days of admission decision. If enrolling less than 30 days, due at least 2 weeks prior along with first month deposit and tuition.
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?
2-year-olds are in one classroom, our 3 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. However, students in our 2 year old classroom do not have to be!
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.