The Earth Tortoise School

  A Montessori Community for Infants through Preschoolers

Schedules and Tuition

The Earth Tortoise School offers several schedule options with the hopes of having the flexibility to meet the needs of the families in our community, including Half Day Programs from 8am to 12noon, Full Day Programs from 8am to 4pm, and Extended Day Programs from 8am to 5pm.


Infant Schedules

Half Day Schedules: 8 to 12noon

3 days per week     $672/mo

4 days per week     $832/mo

5 days per week     $960/mo


Full Day Schedules: 8 to 4pm

2 days per week     $896/mo

3 days per week     $1224/mo

4 days per week     $1472/mo

5 days per week     $1600/mo


Extended Day Schedules: 8 to 5pm

* limited availability

2 days per week     $976/mo

3 days per week     $1344/mo

4 days per week     $1632/mo

5 days per week     $1800/mo


Drop-In Care @ $15/hr

* Availability is based upon teacher/child ratios so may not always be accommodated.


Toddler Schedules

Half Day Schedules: 8 to 12noon

3 days per week     $576/mo

4 days per week     $704/mo

5 days per week     $800/mo


Full Day Schedules: 8 to 4pm

2 days per week     $800/mo

3 days per week     $1056/mo

4 days per week     $1280/mo

5 days per week     $1480/mo


Extended Day Schedules: 8 to 5pm

* limited availability

2 days per week    $880/mo

3 days per week    $1176/mo

4 days per week    $1440/mo

5 days per week    $1680/mo


Drop-In Care @ $15/hour 

* Availability is based upon teacher/child ratios so may not always be accommodated.

Primary Schedules

Half Day Schedules: 8 to 12noon

4 days per week     $544/mo

5 days per week     $720/mo


Full Day Schedules: 8 to 4pm

4 days per week     $1024/mo

5 days per week     $1160/mo


Extended Day Schedules: 8 to 5pm

* limited availability

4 days per week      $1184/mo

5 days per week      $1360/mo


Drop-In Care @ $12/hour 

* Availability is based upon teacher/child ratios so may not always be accommodated.