2019-2020 Applications

Important Details

Application processing

We start processing applications for our school year beginning in February and require a non-refundable application fee (the first of 10 tuition payments) with the balance of tuition submitted monthly throughout the school year.

Registration fee and payments

There is a $50 non-refundable registration fee is due with your application. First payment (1 of 10) is due by August 1, 2019 to hold your spot for September (remainder of tuition is paid monthly throughout the school year). Make checks payable to Swarthmore Friends Nursery School.

Discounts & financial aid

We offer a 5% multi-child discount. Also, a 5% paid-in-full discount is available if the annual tuition is paid in full by Parent Night in September 2019. Monthly bills will not be sent — a tuition booklet will be provided in September, 2019.

Financial aid is available on the basis of need. Contact the Director for more information. Swarthmore Friends Nursery School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, or nationality.


Since the budget of the school has been established on the basis of a full year’s enrollment, it is to be understood that the parents’ financial commitment is for the entire school year and that the tuition fees are not refundable except upon approval of the Board.