Thank you for your interest in our program. If you have not done so already, we encourage you to visit the preschool and observe our classes in session. Please call the preschool office at 703-250-8564, ext.27 to arrange your visit.
2018-2019 PROGRAMS OFFERED
- Two day class for 3-year-olds: Thursday & Friday, 9:15 to 12:15 ($230)
- Two day class for 3- and 4-year-olds: Thursday & Friday, 9:15 to 12:15 ($230)
- Three day class for 3-year-olds: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:15 to 12:15 ($320)
- Three day class for 4-year-olds: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:15 to 12:15 ($320)
- Three day class for 4-year-olds: Wednesday 12:30 to 3:30, Thursday and Friday 9:15 to 12:15 ($320)
- Five day class for 4-year-olds: Monday – Friday, 9:15 to 12:15 ($455)
- 2018-2019-application (PDF)
- Registration forms can be returned by mail or in person beginning February 16, 2018.
- A non-refundable registration fee of $100 must accompany the registration.
- If your child is enrolling at Knollwood for the first time, an original birth certificate or passport must be presented at registration.
Enrollment in the three-year old program will be open to children who will be eligible to enter public kindergarten two years hence or who will have reached their third birthday by September 30 of the school term.
Enrollment in the four-year old program will be open to children who will be eligible for public kindergarten the following school year or who will have reached their fourth birthday by September 30 of the school term.
These cut-off dates were established in order to be consistent with Fairfax County policies. Exceptions to these dates will be at the discretion of the Director after interviews with both the parents and the child in question.
All children must be completely toilet trained and must meet prescribed health and immunization requirements for enrollment and continued participation. Upon receipt of the proper registration, birth certificate,health forms and registration fee, the child will be enrolled in the appropriate class. In August, the parents will receive notification of the opening school date, teacher’s name, and class assignment.
Knollwood admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights and privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies or admission policies.
Tuition payments are to be made by check. Checks should be made payable to KNOLLWOOD. There will be a $25 charge for any checks returned for insufficient funds.
Two days will be set-aside during the first week of each month for the collection of tuition. For classes, which meet during the first three days of the week, tuition will be collected on the first TUESDAY of each month; for classes, which meet during the second half of the week, tuition will be collected on the first THURSDAY of each month. On the day that tuition is to be collected, the building will be opened 15 minutes early to facilitate the process. Payments not made on that date will be considered delinquent and a $5 late fee will be assessed. Please be prompt with your payment as we area non-profit organization and depend on your payment each month to meet our expenses. If payment is not received in a timely fashion, we will consider your child withdrawn from the preschool and his/her place will be filled from our waiting list.
The year’s tuition will be collected in nine equal payments. The first payment will be due the first of June – prior to the start of the school year. The payment made in June will be held and applied to May of the following year. If this payment is not made, your child’s space will be considered vacant and will be filled from the waiting list. In the event of withdrawal, the prepaid tuition will be refunded ONLY in the event the family is relocating to an address outside of Knollwood’s attendance area. The Director must receive written notice of the parent’s intent.
An activity fee of $100 is due with your application.
A $75 activity fee is due in June. This fee covers school bags, take-home learning papers, activities and speakers for the entire year.