FAQ

How do I enroll my child?
If space is available, a one hundred dollar ($100.00) registration fee will hold a spot for your child for thirty days. Upon enrollment there is a two week deposit and the initial tuition payment due. If there is no space available, you may ask to be added to the waiting list.

How much is tuition?

  • Full time tuition for preschool, pre-k and kindergarten students: $950.00 per month (includes all days in the month) or $237.50 per week (includes all days in the week).
  • Part time tuition (3 full days or 5 half days) for preschool, pre-k and kindergarten students: $800.00 per month (includes all days in the month) or $200.00 per week (includes all days in the week)

How is tuition paid?
Tuition may be paid either monthly or weekly. Payment methods include cash, check or money order. Tuition is due on the last day of the preceding month or week. (January 31 for February/Friday for the upcoming week).

What about tuition when my child is absent from school?
Tuition is based on enrollment, not attendance. Tuition continues through illness, vacation and school closures.

What time does school open and close?
The operating hours are from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Does my child need to be potty trained?
Children are not required to be potty trained until three years of age. CWK will assist in potty training children under three.

What about holidays?
CWK is closed on all legal holidays and Good Friday. Tuition continues through all holidays.

Is school closed at any other times?
There is a winter vacation from Christmas Eve until the day after New Year’s Day. Tuition continues through this closure.

Are there any clothing requirements?
Students are required to wear a uniform during the school year Monday through Thursday. Every Friday is a free dress day. Uniforms are not required during the summer session.

Do children have snacks during the day?
Yes, morning and afternoon snacks are included with tuition.

Is there a naptime?
Yes, children nap for about two hours after lunch. There is required nap gear which may be purchased at CWK.

What is the student to teacher ratio?
The State of California’s mandated ratio is 12 students to 1 teacher. The CWK ratio is 7 – 10 students to 1 teacher.

How are teachers screened?

Per state regulations all employees submit to a background check.

 CWK Essentials

Clear Backpack  $25.00

This is an essential! This item is a boon to both parents and teachers. Everyone knows what is coming and going from school and home without the hassle of rummaging through the deep, dark, bottomless backpack. This one is roomy enough to hold homework, Rollee Pollee, most jackets and more. Everything can be seen at a glance. It comes with a school supply box included. What a bargain!

Rollee Pollee   $25.00 each

The Rollee Pollee is the CWK required nap gear. It fits the nap cots perfectly and is sheet, blanket and pillow all rolled up into one very cute package.

Gently Worn Uniforms    $2.00 per item

Uniforms that have been donated by former and/or fast growing students may be purchased at CWK for the nominal charge of $2.00 per item.

This service is a great savings for parents and an ongoing fundraiser for the school. All items have been laundered and are in very good condition. Satisfaction guaranteed.