2021-2022 Preschool Registration Underway at Ritenour School for Early Childhood Education
The Ritenour School for Early Childhood Education is accepting registrations for full-day and half-day classes for the 2021-2022 school year. Enrollment is for children who are 3, 4 and 5 years old. Children can be enrolled as soon as they turn 3 years old and are fully potty trained.
Ritenour's School for Early Childhood Education is nationally accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The program is designed to help children grow socially, emotionally, physically and intellectually through developmentally appropriate activities in preparation for kindergarten.
Prices listed below are for children who live in the Ritenour School District. Non-district students are welcome, but the tuition is $20 more per week for full day preschool and $15 more per week for half-day sessions.
Full-Day Preschool: Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuition is $155 per week for district residents. Tuition includes breakfast, morning snack, lunch and an afternoon snack.
Half-Day Preschool: Monday-Friday; morning classes are 8:30-11:30 a.m. and afternoon classes are 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Resident tuition is $78 per week.
Before and after care are available Monday through Friday. The cost for district residents is $56 per week for both morning and after care, or $41 per week for only before or only after care. Before-care hours are 6 to 8 a.m.; after-care hours are 4-6 p.m.
There is a one-time, non-refundable enrollment fee of $40 per family.
For more information, or to enroll for classes in the upcoming school year, call (314) 493-6240. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. on Fridays.
NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION: The Ritenour School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability, age or any other characteristic protected by law in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Administrator for Student Services - Ritenour School District, 2420 Woodson Road St Louis, MO 63114 (314) 493-6055. Further information on notice of non-discrimination may be obtained from the Office of Civil Rights, (800) 421-3481.