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  • New Location for Fall 2020!

  • Spanish Immersion Preschool – DC

    A fun, nurturing environment for children ages 2 1/2 to 5, combining the best in early childhood education with a full Spanish immersion focus. Note: Our new Cathedral Commons location opening in the Fall of 2020 will accepts students 18 months to 5 years old.

    CommuniKids Summer Camp is an approved provider under the Military and DoD Childcare Fee Assistance program. This program provides childcare subsidies to military families.

    Program Information

    • Our program is licensed by the DC Office of the State Superintendent for Education (OSSE), and is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
    • CommuniKids Preschool is an approved provider under the Military and DoD Childcare Fee Assistance program. This program provides childcare subsidies to military families. Learn more here.
    • Students must be at least 2½ years old to attend CommuniKids Preschool DC
    • Toilet training is not a requirement for students
    • Previous exposure to the target language is not a requirement for students
    • The Full Day program runs from 8:30 am-3:00 pm
    • We offer Morning Extended Care from 8:00-8:30 am and Afternoon Extended Care from 3:00-6:00 pm each school day
    • Our teachers are native speakers with years of experience working with young children
    • Class size is no larger than 16 students with two teachers for the 2 1/2 and 3 year old classes
    • Class size is no larger than 20 students with three teachers for the 4 year old classes
    • Students may bring their lunches from home, or parents may choose to participate in our hot lunch delivery program. CommuniKids provides a healthy snack each day
    • Our Student Support Team is on-site for both school and parent support
    • We offer language enrichment classes in Chinese, French, and Spanish on weekdays
    • Our preschool year runs from August to mid-June
    • We offer a summer camp program with priority registration for preschool families. Summer camp tuition is separate from preschool tuition but comparable in weekly cost
    • CommuniKids closes for federal holidays, spring and winter breaks, and occasional professional development days throughout the school year. Please request a copy of our Academic Calendar for more information

    2020-2021 DC Preschool Tuition

    ProgramHoursAnnual TuitionEnrollment Fee
    (Due Upon Acceptance)
    Deposit
    (Due June 1)
    9 Monthly Installments (Sept-May)
    Five Full Days8:30 am - 3:00 pm$18,835.00$500.00$1,834.00$1,834.00

    DC Afterschool Program Rates

    DescriptionPer SessionPer Year
    Registration Fee$50.00-
    Five Day Program$450.00$4,500.00
    Three Day Program (T/W/TH)$270.00$2,700.00

    DC Preschool Sample Daily Activity Schedule

    HoursActivity
    8:00-8:30 AMMorning Extended Care
    8:30-10:00 AMOpen Centers
    Circle Time
    Projects
    10:00 -10:30 AMBathroom Break
    Snack Time
    10:30 - 11:30 AMOutdoor Play and Exploration
    11:40 AM - 12:00 PMGuided Centers
    Reading Time
    12:00 - 12:30 PMLunch
    12:40 - 2:00 PMNap/Quiet Time
    Bathroom Break
    2:00 - 2:45 PMOpen Centers
    Guided Centers
    Projects
    2:45 - 3:00 PMClosing Circle
    3:00 PMDismissal
    3:00 - 6:00 PMAfternoon Extended Care

    We accept DC Childcare subsidies.

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    Ready to move forward? Read our Admissions Process Guide.