Tuition

Financial Information
  • A non-refundable annual registration fee—$75.00 for each child from a family—is payable each August 1st and at the time of enrollment. (This fee is waived for Cross of Christ members.)
  • Tuition is charged on a monthly basis and is payable in advance on/or before the 5th of each month.
  • Monthly tuition remains the same each month regardless of illness, absence, school closure and/or legal holidays.
  • There are currently two extra curricular activities that we charge fees:

Happy Feet (soccer) Tuesday mornings   $40 / month  (offered to Bear Cubs & older)

Music    Friday mornings   $15 / month   (offered to Bear Cubs & older)

  • A 10% sibling discount will be given (on the oldest child) to families with two or more children enrolled on a full-time basis.
  • The Ark is open Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 6:00pm. A late charge of $5 per minute will be assessed to those families picking up children after 6:00pm.
  • The Ark has a Scholarship Fund for any parents with financial needs. An application is filled out, then the Scholarship Committee makes a decision based on the information provided.

2016-2017 Rates

Baby Roos (Infants; 3:1 child-teacher ratio)

Full Time (4 or 5 days/wk) $1645/mo.

Ducklings (1 yr; 5:1 ratio)

Full Time (4 or 5 days/wk) $1395/mo.
*Part Time (3 days a week) $1110/mo.
*Part Time (2 days week) $920/mo.

*(Due to our low ratio, part time is allowed only if two spots equal a full time spot)

Bear Cubs (2 yrs; 6:1 ratio)

Monkeys (3 yrs; 7:1 ratio)

Full Time (4 or 5 days/wk) $1295/mo. Full Time (4 or 5 days/wk) $1195/mo.
Part Time (3 days/wk) $1010/mo. Part Time (3 days/wk) $940/mo.
Part Time (2 days/wk) $820/mo. Part Time (2 days/wk) $770/mo.

Lions (4 yrs; 8:1 ratio)

Horses (5 yrs; 9:1 ratio)

Full Time (4 or 5 days/wk) $1095/mo. Full Time (4 or 5 days/wk) $1020/mo.
Part Time (3 days/wk) $865/mo. Part Time (3 days/wk) $820/mo.
Part Time (2 days/wk) $715/mo. Part Time (2 days/wk) $690/mo.