The obligations for all families are as follows:
|Workdays: (1) One 3.5 hour workday per week|
|Maintenance: 6 hours per year (one 6 hour Saturday morning)|
|Fundraising: $900 required per family; Half due by January.|
|Service Hours: Service at 1 fundraising event (bingo, casino, crab feed, etc.)|
|Obligation Deposit:$200 deposit for cooperative obligations|
|Parent Membership Meeting: 4 per year – attendance is mandatory. Typically, 2nd Tuesday of scheduled months.|
|Parent Education Meeting (monthly): Brief 30-45 minute meeting after classroom workday with a teacher.|
|Snack: 4 times per year (August – June), for the entire class. Enough for 40 children
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|
|Calendar Activity: Plan one activity per year which involves the whole class (i.e. cooking project, art project, group time event, field trip, etc.)|
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: All obligations must be completed by May 1st.
Workdays: $75 per workday or $300 per month
Maintenance: $60 per month
Fundraising: $100 per month (10 per year)
Service Hours: $100 per hour
Snack: $50 per snack or $20 per month
Job: Unfulfilled preschool job will result in a $500 fee. non-refund of obligation deposits.
Non-Participation buyout (includes workdays, maintenance, fundraising & snacks) $540 per month added to your monthly tuition.
- Parent Membership Meetings (4 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)