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How much does your preschool cost?

I was thinking about putting my 3 year old in preschool at our Church. I am going to homeschool but thought at her age and our home situation (new baby brother)...it might do her some good to get out around other kids for a while. I only want her going 2 days a week...prob. half days. Our Church charges $50 a week for 2 full days or $40 a week for 2 half days. It seems like alot...what do you pay for preschool?

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kristinashley24

Asked by kristinashley24 at 2:58 PM on Dec. 13, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • I pay $250/week for full time care.

    Have you looked into other Preschools in your area? You'll get a better idea if those are reasonable rates for the level of quality you expect if you visit other programs in your area.
    UpSheRises

    Answer by UpSheRises at 3:00 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • That is actually not bad. Our old preschool charged $75 for a partial week, anywhere from 1-3 days was the same price.
    kmath

    Answer by kmath at 3:00 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • Our church preschool charges $100 a month for members and $120 a month for non members. They go MWF 9-11:30am
    saysha100687

    Answer by saysha100687 at 3:04 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • $1,140 a month.
    hap2bmom

    Answer by hap2bmom at 3:04 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • I pay $154 a week, Monday - Friday there allowed to be there from 6:30am-6:00pm
    AudrisMom06

    Answer by AudrisMom06 at 3:06 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • The average around here is $80/month for half day, one day/week. I paid $425 for my daughter to go 5 half days when she was four, and that was 4 years ago. I'll be signing my son up next year when he's two to go either 1 or 2 days/week.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 3:07 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • $11 for half day, $17 for full day, and there's a maximum of two days per week.
    makelineerror

    Answer by makelineerror at 4:12 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • I pay $102 a MONTH for 3 day a week, 2.5 hours a day pre school. It's a great program. It is only pre school, not daycare. Some of the rates you all pay must be part of daycare centers??

    KairisMama

    Answer by KairisMama at 5:09 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • I paid $1600 for the entire year. He goes 5 days a week 1/2 days. If he has to go to aftercare (if I have to work past 3) it is 1.50/half hour. I try to limit it, but we have lots of OT this time of year.
    Bubbie0809

    Answer by Bubbie0809 at 5:56 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

  • M-F 9-12. 320/month. That is private school here.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 6:09 PM on Dec. 13, 2010

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