Hours & Tuition

Preschool Hours & Tuition Rates

Scholarships available for qualifying families.

After registration you will be contacted by us. The fee for saving a spot is $150 per child, and is paid immediately.

In case of cancellation of registration, the registration fee is non-refundable.

Tuition payments may be processed in monthly ACH installments between August 2023 - May 2024.

All sessions outlined below are Monday thru Friday.

Special circumstances requiring alternative day/hourly accommodations may be honored when feasible, provided they are in accordance with ECC best practices.

Sessions Times Tuition
6 Hour Option8:30am – 2:30pm$9,977
Early & After Care Option7:30am - 8:30am; 2:30-4:30pm*+$2,064
Additional Care Option**4:30pm - 5:30pm Mon-Thu+$1,495

10% Sibling Discount

*2:30pm dismissal on Friday and Erev Chaggim, according to the Preschool calendar

**This service will be provided only if there are enough registrants  


After you register, you will be contacted by us. 

After you are accepted, you need to complete the FACTS account set-up, pay a deposit to save your child's spot, and finalize the personalized tuition payment schedule that works best for you. 

The deposit fee is $150 per child. 

Payment Processing and Financial Assistance

To ensure the security of monetary transactions, as well as online document submissions for scholarship consideration, Chai Academy has contracted the services of FACTS, a division of Nelnet Business Solutions.


Supporting Children with Physical Disabilities

Every child deserves a judgement-free environment to connect and thrive with friends. To the very best of our current resources, the Chai Academy at Congregation Ariel is eager to assist Jewish families of preschool age toddlers managing physical challenges. Together, we can explore opportunities to facilitate the interpersonal bonds and educational enrichment essential for healthy child development. Please contact us to schedule a visit at chaiacademy@congariel.org.