Enrollment Options

5 Full Days 9am-3pm for PreK, Kindergarten and Grade 1

  • $13,020/year
  • Weekly payments billed monthly: $310

Add On: 5 day Extended Options

  • Before School Care 7:30-8:30am $30/week
  • After School Care 3:30-5:30pm $60/week

4 Full Days 9am-3pm for PreK only

  • $10,920/year
  • Weekly payments billed monthly: $260

Add On: 4 day Extended Options

  • Before School Care 7:30-8:30am $24/week
  • After School Care 3:30-5:30pm $48/week

3 Full Days 9am-3pm for PreK only

  • $8,610/year
  • Weekly payments billed monthly: $205

Add On: 3 day Extended Options

  • Before School Care 7:30-8:30am $18/week
  • After School Care 3:30-5:30pm $36/week
2022-2023 Tuition

Tuition is billed in two week intervals.

Tuition can be paid by check, cash or credit card

  • Tuition Discounts: 5% sibling discount or 5% military discount (These two discounts cannot be combined)
  • Pre-Paid Discount: 5% tuition discount if paid in full
  • Approved provider of military/DoD Fee Assistance programs administered by Child Care Aware of America (CCAoA)
2022-2023 TUITION PDF
Application Fee & Non-Refundable Tuition Deposit

PreK

  • Online application fee is $100 holds your spot until the tuition deposit is due.
  • Tuition deposit due the May 1 or at the time of your application.
  • It is equal to 2 weeks of tuition and is your first tuition invoice.

Kindergarten, Grade 1 & Grade 2

  • Online application fee is $100 and $250 non-refundable tuition deposit holds your spot until the tuition deposit is due.
  • Tuition deposit due the May 1 or at the time of your application.
  • It is equal to 2 weeks of tuition and is your first tuition invoice.
Financial Assistance Fund Information and Application

Who can apply for financial assistance at The Hundred Acre School at Heritage Museums & Gardens (HMG)?

  • Any family who believes that they need financial assistance for their child to attend the school year program is welcome to apply.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis; please allow 4-6 weeks for processing.
  • Only completed applications with all attachments will be reviewed. We consider each family’s income and size, as well as extenuating circumstances so please be specific.
  • We do not award full tuition; families receiving assistance typically provide at least 65%.
  • All financial assistance is awarded after review and approval by a financial assistance fund committee.
  • Financial assistance cannot be combined with school discounts.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PDF

Tuition Policy from the 2020-2021 Parent Handbook

Tuition Deposit

Electronically billed on approximately March 1 and due by May 1 of your upcoming school year or your application will be cancelled. This is the final step in securing your enrollment for the school year. Non-payment of the tuition deposit indicates that you terminate your application with us. This tuition deposit will be applied to the first tuition payment of the school year.

Tuition is due regardless of your child’s attendance.

  • We do not give credits for holidays, vacations, or other non-attendance reasons
  • We do not give credits for school closure due to weather, power outages or other natural disasters.
  • Please see the tuition policy related to a health crisis in section
  • Bills are sent via Brightwheel account and expected to be paid on time. Tuition is due by on Sundays. There is a 7 day grace period for tuition payments then a $25 late fee is accessed after 7 and 14 days. If tuition two weeks past due, enrollment will be suspended until tuition and late fee is paid in full. If your tuition is not paid for more than 1 month, your enrollment will be terminated.

Tuition can be paid:

  • Cash
  • Check payable to Heritage Museums & Gardens
  • Credit Card via online link in your

If a School Closure is required by Town or State due to a Health Crisis

  • If the school is required to close for less than 1 week, $20/day will be credited to your account.
  • If the school is required to close for more than 1 week, a virtual option will be provided to all students for a flat rate of $125/week. Continuing in a virtual manner will ensure that your spot at the school is held.
  • If you choose to not participate in the virtual option and/or hold your spot at the school, you can request to terminate your enrollment from the school. Please note that we will not guarantee the same number of classrooms, your child’s teacher, or your child’s schedule will be available if you choose to re-enroll at a later date or when the school reopens for in-person sessions.

Withdraw a Child While School is Still Open

If you choose to withdraw your child due to a public health crisis while The Hundred Acre School is still open, you must notify the School Director via email, specifying your child’s last date of attendance. You will be responsible for one week of tuition beyond that date. You will receive a credit to your account for any advance tuition previously paid beyond one week. A credit will appear on your invoice and will be applied to future tuition when billing is reactivated. Please note: If there is currently a waitlist, you will be forfeiting your spot, placed on the waitlist and refunded any credits due.

Parent Request Enrollment Termination

If you choose to terminate your child’s enrollment for any reason, you must notify the School Director via email, specifying your child’s last date of attendance. You will be responsible for two weeks of tuition beyond that date. If applicable, you will receive a refund to your original payment method for any credits due.

Full-Day & Extended Day Options For All Grades

Pre-Kindergarten

The Hundred Acre School’s full day PreK program is designed for children the year before they enter Kindergarten, children are exposed to STEM concepts through play, learning activities, and collaboration with their peers in the classroom and outdoors.

2022-2023 Enrollment

Full: Waitlist is available

2023-2024 Enrollment

Students must be 4 years by 9/1/23

Enrollment opens October 12, 2022


Kindergarten

The Hundred Acre School’s innovative Kindergarten program was created to teach the whole child, fostering strong social, emotional, and intellectual growth and emphasizing STEM as a springboard to multidisciplinary learning.

2022-2023 Enrollment
Students must be 5 years by 9/1/22

Enrollment is available! 6 openings

2022-2023 Enrollment

Students must be 5 years by 9/1/23

Enrollment opens to current students December 1, 2022 and if space is available to the general public in January 2023.

Grade 1

In 2019 when we launched our first class of Kindergarten, we immediately had families requesting grade 1. We are delighted that the 2021-2022 school year will allow this opportunity for your family. New and returning students are welcome!

2022-2023 Enrollment

Full for this academic year

2022-2023 Enrollment

Students must be 6 years by 9/1/23

Enrollment opens to current students December 1, 2022 and if space is available to the general public in January 2023.