Shoreline Center




2017 -2018 School Year *

Full time Infant

$1400.00 a month

Full time Toddler, Beginner (1 -3 years old)

$1160.00 a month

Full time Preschool, Pre-K (3 years and up)

$1100.00 a month

*2017 -2018 School Year Rate will be in effect starting September 01, 2017



We only accept full time care.

All Rate/Fee schedule subject to change, for current information, please ask center director


Application Fee


A one time $75 Application fee is due at the time of enrollment (per child)


Registration Fee


Annual Registration $75.00 is due September 1stof each calendar year (per child)


Monthly Payment


Monthly payments are due on the 1st and 15th of each month for childcare during that month. Unpaid balances after the 5th and 20th will be subject to a $25.00 late fee per week.


Discounts


When more than one child from the same family is enrolled full time; a discount of  10%will be given on the lesser fee.


Late Pickup


Our center closes promptly at 6:30 pm Monday through Friday, please pick-up your kids  before 6:30pm. All children should be out of the Center by 6:30 pm. Parents should arrive no later than 6:20 pm to allow enough time to visit with the teacher, and to collect the child’s belongings.Otherwise a late pick-up fee after 6:30pm ($1.50 per minute per family)must be paid directly to the staff who had to stay for your child at the time the child is picked up.

The Director and teachers are aware that emergencies do occur, when you know you will be late, for whatever reason; please call the Center at (206) 417-4865 immediately, so the teachers and your child will know when you are coming. More than three occurrences of late pick-up in a 6-month period will result in your child(ren)’s dis-enrollment from the center.

A Place For Kids Early Childhood Academy is mandated by law not to release a child into the custody of a parent or guardian under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The following alternatives will be offered:

(1) call for a cab,

(2) call to emergency contact person,

(3) call to the police.


Return Check Charge


There will be a $35.00 charge for any check returned for insufficient funds. After more than one checkis returned for any family, cash, money order, or certified check only will be accepted from the family.


Vacations


Monthly fees will be pro-rated for absences due to vacations of 1wk per year after 6 months of enrollment in the center, with 2wk advance written notice.


Holidays


A Place For Kids Early Childhood Academy is closed for the following Holidays each year: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr’s Birthday, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.

Snow Days, Power Outage, Natural Disaster Closures

Occasionally weather closures might be inevitable. Please call the center to see if we will be closed during these situations or check our website at aplaceforkids.us. The recorder is updated daily by 5:30A.M. We will try to open if staff can safely arrive.


Termination/Withdrawl


In the event a child must be withdrawn from enrollment, A written notice must be received by the director two weeks in advance with tuition paid through last day of care.  If a two week written notice is not received, then there will be a two week tuition charge incurred from the last day of enrollment of notice (VACATION CREDIT MAY NOT BE USED IN LIEU OF LEGAL TENDER FOR TERMINATION NOTICE OR IF BALANCE IS NOT CURRENT.)


Refunds


There is no refund for absence, due to illness, snow days, and the holidays the center is closed, etc.