Payment Policy & Procedures

Once an Application Form is submitted with a $85 Processing Fee:

1. If your application has been accepted, you will be asked to make a non-refundable deposit of $250 to hold your child's place for the next school year. This deposit will be applied to your tuition and deducted from your final tuition payment.

2. Tuition may be paid in 10 monthly installments.  
The first month’s tuition payment is due on April 1st. This ensures your child's place in our school. Failure to send the tuition may result in your child being placed on the waiting list.
The remaining 9 payments are due July 1st to March 1st.
All checks (postdated) are due with the April 1st payment.

3. Installment payments can be made in checks only. Please make checks payable to "Alef Bet Montessori School".

4. All payments must be completed by March 1st.

5. Withdrawal: For withdrawal by June 30th, parents are refunded 50% of first payment. After July 1st, tuition payments are non-refundable. Withdrawal by Sept 30th - release from remaining tuition obligation under the enrollment contract.

6. Parents are responsible for the full tuition (including parents who pay in installments).

7. Our Tax ID or EIN for your filings is: Alef Bet Montessori School Inc., Fed Tax ID 20-8512281

8. During our school year, we ask parents to pay for the PTO ($60) and cost of field trips ($7 - $10 each) such as Apple Picking, Lag B'Omer Bon Fire Party, Shabaton, Museum Trip, Matzza factory trip. Please note this extra cost.

* Children applying for the Montessori Toddlers program must be 18 months of age before September 1st. Note that registration in the Toddler Class is on going throughout the year. Students may register upon reaching the age of 18 months during the school year.