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Admission and Tuition

The Banyan Forest Kindergarten is a private school offering Spanish-language immersion and a Waldorf-inspired forest program for children ages 3 and up. If you are seeking a meaningful education for your child, we would welcome your application.

 

Applications are accepted year-round. If you wish to apply, the first step is to submit the contact form.

 

2022/23 School Year

 

September 1, 2022 to May 26, 2023.

Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

(Drop off after 8:30 a.m.; pick up before 3:30 p.m.)

Tuition

Yearly tuition is $14,500. This includes all fees. 

A deposit of $1,611 is required to secure a student's place in the school. The deposit covers tuition for the last month of the school year, if the child completes the school year and all tuition is timely paid. Tuition payments are due on the 15 of each month for the upcoming month, e.g. September tuition is due August 15.

Payment Plans 

  • Plan A: Semi-Annual payment plan, 50% due Jul 15 and 50% due Dec 15

  • Plan B: Offers a 11-month payment plan, May 15 through April 15.

  • Plan C: Offers an 8-month payment plan, Aug 15 through March 15.

 

Application Process

 

Through the application process, our aim is to get to know each student and their family. We do this to give your child the best opportunity for thriving at Banyan Forest Kindergarten. Here are the steps the parent must take:

  1. You fill out the contact form to get the process started, and we will be in touch with you soon to schedule a phone conversation.

  2. The phone conversation between you and the teacher is a chance to discuss your goals for your child’s education and to ask any questions you may have about the school.

  3. Next, you and your child visit the school so that the whole family can see Banyan Forest Kindergarten, meet the teacher, and you can ask any further questions you may have.

  4. You fill out the Application Form, submitting it with the $75 application fee.

  5. If your child is accepted, you will sign the Enrollment Agreement and make your payment of at least one month’s tuition. At this point, your child’s position in Banyan Forest Kindergarten is assured.