2017-2018 registration information

Tuition and Fees for the 2017-2018 School Year

Tuition is based on a ten month commitment and is divided into ten equal monthly payments.


2-Day Program (T/Th) 9am-12pm

$303/month, Bellevue Resident

$364/month, Non-Bellevue Resident

$150 One-Time Material Fee, Paid Directly to the Teacher


3-Day Program (M/W/F) 9am-12pm

$414/month, Bellevue Resident

$497/month, Non-Bellevue Resident

$175 One-Time Material Fee, Paid Directly to the Teacher


5-Day Program (M-F) 9am-12pm

$629/month, Bellevue Resident

$755/month, Non-Bellevue Resident

$200  One-Time Material Fee, Paid Directly to the Teacher   

Junior Explorers Program

Natural Start Preschool offers the Junior Explorers program for preschoolers who will be 3 years old by December 31st of the academic year for which they enroll. Children must be potty trained.

Explorers Program

The Explorers program is offered for preschoolers who will be 4 years old by September 1 of the academic year for which they enroll. Children must be potty trained.

Exceptions

Some exceptions are available for children with birth dates close to the cut-off dates. If you would like to request an exception please contact our Director.

Who to Contact

The preschool is operated under a contract with the City of Bellevue. Tuition payment and program registration are managed by the South Bellevue Community Center. Please contact them at 425-452-4240.


Preschool administration and student information are managed by Natural Start Preschool. Please contact us at 425-233-4480.

Registration Information

An annual, nonrefundable registration fee of $75 is due at the time of registration.          


The last month’s tuition (June) is also due at the time of registration.            


Paying the registration fee and last month’s tuition reserves your child’s place in class for the entire school year.             


The last month’s tuition can be applied to early withdrawal as long as the 30-Day Notice of Withdrawal or Enrollment Modification form is signed and submitted at least 30 days prior to the date of intended withdrawal. Monies paid for the last month’s tuition are nonrefundable and can only be applied to the student’s final month of tuition.             


September’s and all other tuition payments are due monthly, by the 5th day of each calendar month. 


The one-time, nonrefundable annual Materials Fee is to be paid directly to Natural Start Preschool by the end of your child’s first week of attendance. Payment may be given directly to your child’s teacher or our director in the form of check or cash. Please make checks out to Natural Start Preschool.          


To register for the program please contact the South Bellevue Community Center at (425) 452-4240. You will need to submit the completed Registration Agreement, the last month’s tuition deposit and the $75 registration fee at the time of registration.          


Please submit all other required forms listed in the Forms section of this website and the one-time materials fee directly to Natural Start Preschool no later than your child's first day of preschool.              


Scholarships are available through the City of Bellevue for Bellevue residents. You may download the scholarship application below, contact the City directly at (425) 452-6885 or email scholarships@bellevuewa.gov for more information.

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