Preschool and Payment Options

    1. Children must be 4 years old by August 31st of current school year.
    2. Children must be able to take care of their own toiletry needs.
    3. Tuition Policies-
    --Annual registration fee is $30.00 ($50.00 Out of District)
    --Monthly tuition for the 3 Hour/4 Days per week program is $300.00 ($350.00 Out of District) and for the 6 Hour/Day Program $600.00 ($650.00) (4 year olds)
    --District residency is not required.

    Peer Role Model Tuition

    If your child is 3 or 4, he or she may also attend preschool as a "Peer Role Model." Your child would attend preschool in our Universal, special education preschool classroom. Monthly tuition for being a Peer Role Model is $150 per month. This program is also a 3 Hour/4 Days per week.

    Quality First Scholarship


    Preschool Development Grant

    Funding provided by Quality First and Preschool Development Grant is based on the following eligibility requirements:

    1. Families must meet income guidelines set by the state (need proof of income).
    a. Proof of Family Size-current tax return
    b. Proof of Citizenship-birth certificate or visa
    c. Proof of Family Income-Public Assistance Approval Letter or 4 weeks consecutive pay stubs of all family members

    2. Children must be 4 years of age by August 31st of the current school year and turn 5 after or on September 1st of the current school year.
    --Annual registration fee is $30.00 ($50.00 Out of District).
    --District residency is not required.

    Please note:

    Transportation is not provided for Tuition, Quality First, or Preschool Development Grant children.

    Please note, we do follow a strict attenance policy for students on scholarship.

    Any child attending with a scholarship whose attendance rate falls below 85% will lose their scholarship. This information is also thoroughly explained at the time of enrollment.

    DES referral

    Using your DES subsidy, you may direct a portion of any DES monies to be allocated toward the Glendale Elementary School District preschool program. If you are interested in using your DES subsidy to pay for preschool, please call our preschool office.


    Special Education--If your child has an IEP, he or she will receive preschool services based on the what is written in the IEP. 


    Additional Information:


    --Children who are determined eligible for special education services are not subject to the annual registration fee or monthly tuition.

    --Children who attend the Univeral and/or Community Education Preschool Program prior to being found eligible for special education under IDEA 2004 are not eligible for reimbursement of the annual registration fee or monthly tuition up to the time of special education eligibility.