Classes & Tuition
Each of our classes will have two teachers who work as a team to provide the children with a nurturing and stimulating environment. Our classes are currently scheduled as follows and are subject to change:
- Toddler: 18 months – 23 months, 2 days a week (T/Th)
- Toddler: 18 months – 23 months, 3 days a week (M/W/F)
- 2 Year Olds: 2 days a week (T/Th or W/F)
- 2 Year Olds: 5 days a week (M-F)
- 2 Year Olds: 3 days a week (M/T/Th)
- 3 Year Olds: 3 days a week (M/T/Th or M/W/F)
- 3 Year Olds: 4 days a week (M-Th)
- 3 Year Olds: 5 days a week (M-F)
- Pre-K 4, 4 Year Olds: 4 or 5 days a week (M-Th or M-F)
- Pre-K 4, 4 Year Olds: Dual Language Immersion (Spanish), 5 days a week
- Pre-K 5, 5 Year Olds: 5 days a week (M–Th 9:00AM – 1:30PM, Friday 9:00AM-12:30PM)
Our school hours are from 9:00AM to 12:30PM. Child’s placement is based on his or her age as of September 1.
Northside Methodist Preschool is a nonprofit organization and operates on funds provided by tuition and fees. Tuition is payable in two equal payments. Listed below is our tuition schedule for the 2020-21 school year.
The non-refundable Application Fee is $30.00 per child. The non-refundable Registration Fee of $100 is due upon your child’s enrollment at NMP. Tuition payments are due in two installments, on April 1 & October 1 each year.
Pre-K 5 year olds (Age 5 by 9/1/20)
M-Th, 9:00AM – 1:30PM / Friday, 9:00AM – 12:30PM
$8,650.00 (2 payments of $4,325.00)
Pre-K 4 year olds
5 days / $7,680.00 (2 payments of $3,840.00)
Pre-K 4 year olds
4 days / $6,640.00 (2 payments of $3,320.00)
$8,290.00 (2 payments of $4,145.00)
$6,690.00 (2 payments of $3,345.00)
$5,230.00 (2 payments of $2,615.00)
$8,930.00 (2 payments of $4,465.00)
$5,360.00 (2 payments of $2,680.00)
$3,880.00 (2 payments of $1,940.00)
2-day $3,880.00 (2 payments of $1,940.00)
3-day $5,820.00 (2 payments of $2,910.00)
NMP provides a limited number of financial aid awards each year to those in need of tuition assistance. If you would like to complete a Financial Aid application, please pick one up at the NMP office or send an email to our Finance Director, Paige Hill, at PaigeH@northsideumc.org to request one. Financial Aid applications are due to Paige Hill by February 28th.
Registration for new and returning students for the 2021-2022 school year will open at 8:00 AM on November 9, 2020. For families returning from the 2020-21 school year, the deadline to guarantee your child’s enrollment for the upcoming school year is November 30, 2020.
A $30 application fee must be paid at the time of registration. All registrations received between 8:00 AM and midnight on November 9 will be treated equally.
Notification of acceptance for new students will be emailed starting January 15, 2021. If your child is accepted, the non-refundable enrollment fee of $600 (which includes a $100 registration fee and $500 towards the April 1 tuition payment) and a signed tuition contract must be received by January 29, 2021 to confirm your child’s enrollment. If not accepted on January 15, your child will remain on the waitlist until a place is available.
School acceptance and waitlist priority will be in the following order:
- Siblings of currently enrolled students
- Siblings of previously enrolled students
- Active church members as of November 9
In each category, priority is given to applicants waitlisted in previous years.