Pre-Kindergarten at
The Country School


We are thrilled to introduce you to The Country School's Pre-Kindergarten program for 4-year-olds, coming in the fall of 2019! 

Our admissions operate on a rolling basis and we accept applications for any grade at any time. Because Pre-K fills quickly, we recommend submitting an application as soon as possible. 

* Our 2019-2020 Pre-K class is full! Please contact our Admissions Office to be added to our waiting list and to learn more about The Country School. *

About Our Program

Just as we tell our Kindergarten parents, young children learn best by doing. An effective learning environment results from a balance of hands-on, playful discovery and directed instruction. Varying levels of ability, development, and learning styles are both accepted and expected in Pre-K, and our expert teachers are skilled at and passionate about ensuring that each student has the best possible experience.

Because we have rolling admissions, families may complete an application at any time. Simply choose your child's entering year and grade, complete the application, and pay the $60 fee. Our Admissions Office will be in touch right away to discuss next steps.


Pre-Kindergarten Schedule

Pre-K for the 2019-2020 school year offers the following options for families:
 
FULL DAY: Monday - Thursday, 8:10am - 3:30pm, Friday 8:10am - 1:00pm
EXTENDED DAY: Monday - Friday, 8:10am - 5:30pm*

*See below details regarding Aftercare.

Enrolled Pre-Kindergarten students and their parent(s)/caregiver will have a preview day on the opening day of school, September 10 from 10:30-11:30am. Pre-K will experience the first full day of school the day after, from 8:10am-3:30pm.


2019-2020 Pre-Kindergarten Tuition 

FULL DAY: $9,750
EXTENDED DAY: Full-day tuition of $9,750 + any per-diem Aftercare* charges you may incur

AFTERCARE RATES*: Monday - Thursday $18/day; Friday $40

*Aftercare from 3:30 - 5:30pm takes place in the Pre-K classroom; you may pick your child up any time prior to 5:30pm. Pick-ups after 5:30 incur a late fee. Parents may register their child(ren) for Aftercare via our StarNet portal. Aftercare registration opens monthly and you may schedule your child for a whole month, week, or on a daily basis. 

Financial aid is limited but available for the full-day program to families who qualify. You may read more about our financial aid application process here.

View Our Pre-K Brochure

Pre Kindergarten is a time for young children…

  • to learn about themselves, about being responsible individuals, and about working with others
  • to begin to develop sound work habits, skills, and a positive attitude toward learning
  • to explore and discover at an individual pace
  • to be adventuresome and to take risks in a supportive and nurturing environment
  • to experience challenging mental and physical activity
  • to discover the joys of learning and school
OUR PRE-K CLASSROOM

Engaging centers, tactile materials, modern furniture, and an in-classroom bathroom are just some of what will make your child's Pre-K experience at TCS a cut above the rest.

A serene, inviting color scheme and intuitive layout will be the backdrop for your child to learn, play, grow, and move about his or her classroom with confidence.

List of 5 events.

  • Pre-K Discovery Day

    We can't possibly describe the joy that happens daily in Pre-K at The Country School, so come see for yourself! Meet our teachers, explore the classroom, and find out why your child should Start Right Here.
    Lower School Campus - Pre-K - 13
  • Kindergarten Discovery Day

    Kindergarten at The Country School offers the ideal balance of hands-on learning, socialization, and the guidance and support of our expert teachers. Come meet them, explore our classrooms, and find out why your child should Start Right Here.
    Lower School Campus - Kullman - 12B
  • Upper School Drop-In Day

    Bring your 4th-7th grader for a firsthand experience with Upper School in our brand new campus. Meet current Country School families and teachers in Hanrahan Hall for light fare and drinks from 5 - 5:45pm and then attend three mock classes with our stellar teacher. Come find out why our students thrive here.
    Upper School Campus - Hanrahan Hall
  • Pre-K Discovery Day

    We can't possibly describe the joy that happens daily in Pre-K at The Country School, so come see for yourself! Meet our teachers, explore the classroom, and find out why your child should Start Right Here.
    Lower School Campus - Pre-K - 13
  • Kindergarten Discovery Day

    Kindergarten at The Country School offers the ideal balance of hands-on learning, socialization, and the guidance and support of our expert teachers. Come meet them, explore our classrooms, and find out why your child should Start Right Here.
    Lower School Campus - Kullman - 12B
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