Fees & Tuition

Tuition is based on the number of days a student is in care and the student’s age. We are open from Mondays to Fridays, 8:30am – 6pm. A minimum of 3 days enrollment is required.

Tuition is due monthly & from the 25th-31st of the prior month (i.e. August’s tuition would be due from July 25-31). Tuition paid after the 30th or 31st will be charged a $2 late fee per day starting the 1st.

Late Pick Up: Pick ups after 6pm will be charged $5 for every 5mins (or fraction of) and added to the coming month’s tuition.

 3-5 year olds monthly tuition: 

  • 5 days of attendance a week: 1400
  • 4 days of attendance a week: 1380
  • 3 days of attendance a week: 1360

18 months – 3 years old monthly tuition: 

  • 5 days of attendance a week: 1600
  • 4 days of attendance a week: 1580
  • 3 days of attendance a week: 1560

10 months -18 months monthly tuition:

  • 5 days of attendance a week: 2180
  • 4 days of attendance a week: 2160
  • 3 days of attendance a week: 2140

Materials Fee: There is a $40 monthly materials fee added to the tuition for all students age 2 and up.

COVID Fee: With the current pandemic, a $40 fee is added to the tuition listed above for PPE and extra sanitizing that is needed.

There are no make up days for part-time students for school and national holidays or personal sick days & vacations. Students are expected to pay tuition in full for all student and school holidays. There are no refunds once tuition is paid. 

Tuition can be made via check or Zelle.

Please make checks to: El Cerrito Chinese Preschool or ECCPS. 

New Student Fees: There is a one-time non-refundable registration/enrollment/processing fee of $268 total for all new students.