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Classroom Options

Nature Preschool, ages 3 to 5: Schuylkill Center Nature Preschool serves children ages 3-5. Children must be at least 3 years old by September 1 of the school year they will enroll.

All students need to be fully potty trained and able to use the bathroom independently to attend Schuylkill Center Nature Preschool. 

Sassafras: All-Outdoor Class: this class takes place entirely outdoors, with a home base 

in nature. Children will come indoors only for bathrooms and in dangerous weather.

Sweet Gum and Sycamore: Indoor-Outdoor Classes:  nature-based, but with an 

indoor home base. Children spend most of their time outdoors but also return to their 

indoor classroom at times.

Nature Kindergarten, ages 5 to 6: Children must be at least 5 years old by September 1 of the school year they will enroll. 

Mighty Oaks Indoor/Outdoor Class: nature-based, but with an indoor home base. 

Children spend most of their time outdoors but also return to their indoor classroom at 


Schedule Options

Nature Preschool offers three weekly schedules:

Five days per week: Monday-Friday

Three days per week: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

Two days per week: Tuesday and Thursday

Two daily schedule choices are also available for all weekly schedules:

Full-day: 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

Half-day: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm

Nature Kindergarten offers a schedule of five (Monday-Friday) full days per week: 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.

Before care is offered in the same two, three, or five day schedules, from 8:00 to 9:00 am.

Fees and Tuition

Tuition Rates 2021-2022

*Tuition rates subject to change for 2022-2023

Tuesday and Thursday

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

Monday- Friday

Before Care




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Annual tuition can be paid in full at any time, or divided into 10 equal installments. The first 10% installment is due at the time of enrollment, and 10% installments will be charged on the first of each month, September 1 through May 1.

Applying for Nature Preschool and Kindergarten

The first step of our application process is to schedule a tour. We will be beginning tours for the 2022-2023 school year in November 2021. If you are interested in touring, please sign up for a tour here.

If you have any further questions, please contact us at [email protected] or  215-853-6294.

For more information or to schedule a tour, call 215-853-6294 or email [email protected]=.