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Preschool Program Options

We are offering 10-month and 12-month enrollment for the upcoming 21-22 school year. The fall school year will begin on Monday, August 30. The 10-month program will end Wednesday, June 15. The 12-month program will end Friday, August 19.

Tuitions for the 2021-2022 school year (age by Sept 1, 2021):

10 month//12 month rates

  • Toddler: $20,400 (12 months only)
  • 2s: $16,250 // $19,500
  • 3s: $15,000 // $18,000
  • 4s: $15,000 // $18,000
  • Advanced Pre-K (5yrs by September 1): $18,500 (10 months only)

*All children will be charged a $200/mo COVID health and safety fee in addition to tuition.

One time fees:

  • Non-refundable registration fee $250
  • Parent Committee Membership fee $70
  • Bender JCC Full Family Membership included with tuition

10 month Full Day: Age 18mo-5 years. Class meets daily from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM the first week of September through the second week of June. Toddlers are not eligible for this program. A full facility Bender JCC family membership is included.

Transition Twos for Full Day:  For children who turn 2 by September 30, 2021, there is a Transition Twos program, a five-morning program that allows children to begin preschool after they turn 2 years old. Children who participate in the Transition Twos program are required to enroll in the 2-year-old program for the 2022-2023 school year.

If your child turns two after September 30, 2021, you must enroll in the Toddlers program.

Steps to register

1.      Read through the updated parent handbook and health/safety addendum here (updated).

2.      Review the 2021-2022 school calendar here.

3.      Please click here to register for the School-Year 2021-2022 program. Please click here to view the enrollment guide.

4.      Complete the supplemental registration forms online here.

5.      Submit your child’s updated medical and immunization records by emailing them to the preschool here.

Children in the 10-month program are invited to join our fun summer program. Instructional swim may be included for the children enrolled in the 3-and 4-year old programs, should COVID restrictions allow. Free swim is part of the program every day for all children should COVID restrictions allow.

Summer 2021: Registrations for summer programs will open online in February 10. The summer program will have 3 sessions to maintain group continuity as much as possible:

  • June session: June: 14-July 2 (Toddlers $1240, 2s $1181, 3s/4s $1050)
  • July session: July 6-July 30 (Toddlers $1650, 2s $1575, 3s/4s $1400)
  • August session: August 2- August 20 (Toddlers $1240, 2s $1181, 3s/4s $1050)

Please note, 50% of the tuition for the summer session is due at the time of registration. The second payment is due on June 1st. If you need a payment plan, please do not register online. Email registrar@benderjccgw.org.

Enrichments & School Out Days

For students in the 10-month program, we offer Holiday Care on most Jewish holidays when the preschool is closed, but the Bender JCC building is open. Holiday Care is only available to children currently enrolled in the Bender JCC preschool. Space is limited.

Register for HoliDaycare