day school & drop-in child care


(Bucktown, Chicago Location)

Fee Type: Amount: ‘The Fine Print’
New Member Registration
$250 ($125 for 2nd child) Due at time of registration
Non-refundable; non-applicable
Wait-List $50 100% applicable once the child enrolls
Non-refundable if child is removed from wait list
Yearly Registration Renewal $125 ($75 for 2nd child) Due first Friday in September
Non-refundable; non-applicable
Shoe Fee $15 We require each (walking) child to have a pair of indoor-only shoes that will be kept at Kaleidokids. A $15 fee will cover the cost of the shoes. These are “DAWGS” shoes, very similar to CROCS.
This fee will be assessed upon starting each new classroom, unless the shoes from the previous room still fit.
Drop-In kids will be provided a pair of indoor shoes to use during their visit and must bring socks to wear with the shoes. Shoes will be sanitized between each use for drop-in children.
Continuing Student Hold-Spot Payment
(Full/Part-Time Only)
One-month’s tuition Due first Friday in April
This payment will hold your child’ spot for the next school year; the full payment will be applied to September’s tuition
Note: Once you’ve made the payment, if you decide to no longer have your child attend kaleidokids child care center, please make sure to let us know no later than July 31st. Starting on August 1st the deposit becomes non-refundable if you decide to not have your child attend the center in the fall.
Fee Type: Amount: ‘The Fine Print’
Late Pick Up Fees $1/minute Hourly drop-In care may be used to avoid late pick up fees (see ‘Drop-In Child Care’ section of the website)
Late Payment $50 1st occurrence
$100 each thereafter
Payments received after the due date will be assessed the late fee
Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) $50 1st occurrence
$100 2nd occurrence
After the 2nd NSF occurrence, all future payments must be paid by money order or cashier’s check