The obligations for all families are as follows:
|Workdays:||(1) One 3.5 hour workday per week|
|Maintenance:||14 hours per year (four 3.5 hour Saturday mornings)|
|Fundraising:||$400.00 per family and 6 service hours|
|Obligation Deposit:||$200 deposit for cooperative obligations|
|Parent Membership Meeting:||6 per year – attendance is mandatory. Calendar|
|Activity:||Plan one activity per year which involves the whole class (i.e. cooking project, art project, grouptime event, field trip, etc.)|
|Snack:||4 times per year, for the entire class.
Requirements: carb/protein main snack, plus veggie or fruit, and drink (milk 1% or non-fat preferred , 100% frozen concentrate juice). Parents forget the drink 70% of the time. No nut products allowed.
|Participation:||Participate in operation of school by joining the board or taking on a job from the Job List MNS|
All obligations must be completed by May 1st.
Buyout: If you do not wish to participate in one or more of the co-op obligations please add to your monthly tuition the following buyout fee each month:
Workdays: $75 per workday or $300 per month
Maintenance: $84 per month
Fundraising: $77 per month (10 per year) includes service hour buyout
Fundraising Service Hours: $45 per hour
Snack: $50 per snack or $20 per month
Job: Unfulfilled preschool job will result in non-refund of obligation deposit.
Non-Participation buyout (includes workdays, maintenance, fundraising & snacks) $475 per month added to your monthly tuition.
- Parent Membership Meetings (6 per year): Parent Meetings pertain to child development, education or school topics. $50 fee for missed member meetings.
- Parent Education (monthly): Brief 30-45 minute meeting after your workday or by schedule
- Job Participation or Board Position: Choose a job that helps the operation of the school
- Activity: Supply & facilitate creative activity for class (art project, cooking activity, gross motor skills activity, music)