Tuition and Fees

* August - May (10 months)

* Children must meet the age requirements by August 1.

* Children must be potty trained prior to the first day of school.

* $85 application fee per child enrolled in the Early Childhood Program 

* ACTIVE MEMBER SIBLING GRANT: Early childhood students with siblings enrolled at ESM, whose family is an active member at either Emmanuel or St. Michael Lutheran Churches, will be provided a yearly family tuition grant of $50 per half-day enrolled or $100 per full-day enrolled. (EX. An additional child enrolled in 3 half-day classes would result in a $150 grant toward annual tuition or, an additional child enrolled in 5 full-day classes would receive a total tuition grant of $500.)

DROP-OFF POLICY:

Children may be brought to their classroom after 8:20am. Parents will be asked to sign their child in when they arrive.

DAYS SCHOOL IS NOT IN SESSION:

ESM Early Childhood is a part of the ministry of ESM school and follows the school calendar.  When a 2-hour delay has been issued for ESM, half day classes will be canceled and full day classes will meet 10:30am-3:00pm. If ESM is canceled due to inclement weather, all preschool classes will also be canceled. 

* August - May (10 months)

* 3 year old classes choose 3, 4 OR 5 days, full OR half days.  

* 4-5 year old classes choose 4 OR 5 days, full OR half days.

* Children must meet the age requirements by August 1.

* Children must be potty trained prior to the first day of school.

* $85 application fee per child enrolled in the Early Childhood Program 

* ACTIVE MEMBER SIBLING GRANT: Early childhood students with siblings enrolled at ESM, whose family is an active member at either Emmanuel or St. Michael Lutheran Churches, will be provided a yearly family tuition grant of $50 per half-day enrolled or $100 per full-day enrolled. (EX. An additional child enrolled in 3 half-day classes would result in a $150 grant toward annual tuition or, an additional child enrolled in 5 full-day classes would receive a total tuition grant of $500.)

DROP-OFF POLICY:

Children may be brought to their classroom after 8:20am. Parents will be asked to sign their child in when they arrive.

PICK-UP POLICY:

After school, children must be picked up from the classroom. If not picked up by 3:15pm, the child will be placed in the Extended Day Program.  Please see rates that will apply if you have not signed up in advance.

DAYS SCHOOL IS NOT IN SESSION:

ESM Early Childhood is a part of the ministry of ESM school and follows the school calendar.  When a 2-hour delay has been issued for ESM, half day classes will be canceled and full day classes will meet 10:30am-3:00pm. If ESM is canceled due to inclement weather, all preschool classes will also be canceled. If there is a delay, the Extended Day Program at the Union Street Campus will still be available for your child beginning at 7:30am until 10:30am for those students who are pre-enrolled.  However, if school is canceled after a delay has been issued, and your child is already at school, you will need to pick up your child. 

ADVANCE SIGN-UP REQUIRED: 

All families will need to sign up in advance for Early Childhood Extended Day services. If a scheduling change needs to be made, this request must be made in advance by the 20th of each month.

DAYS SCHOOL IS NOT IN SESSION: 

ESM Early Childhood is a part of the ministry of ESM school and follows the school calendar.  When a 2-hour delay has been issued for ESM, half day classes will be canceled and full day classes will meet 10:30am-3:00pm. If ESM is canceled due to inclement weather, all preschool classes will also be canceled. If there is a delay, the Extended Day Program at the Union Street Campus will still be available for your child beginning at 7:30am until 10:30am for those students who are pre-enrolled.  However, if school is canceled after a delay has been issued, and your child is already at school, you will need to pick up your child. 

See the documents section below for printer-friendly program information.  For more information about ESM, our programs, or our Early Childhood Ministry, please contact our Early Childhood Director, Jennifer Ackmann.

Mrs. Jennifer Ackmann

Director of Early Childhood Ministry

Documents