enrollment

  • Lil' Gems Preschool school year is September through June and coincides with the Issaquah School District calendar. 

    Securing a place for your child in our facility requires completion of the Enrollment Application and the WA State Immunization Form.

    Enrollment is done on a first come basis.  A child is not considered enrolled until the paperwork and the required deposit has been turned in. 

    Tuition is due on the first of every month and can be paid with cash, check or credit card.  We accept VISA, MasterCard and American Express. 

    Discounts are available if you have more than one child enrolled.  We do not pro-rate our monthly fees and refunds are only given in the case of moving out of the area or job loss. 

    Our LGP Guidebook for Parentscan assist families with answers to many common questions.  

     

     

     

  • Lil' Gems Preschoolclasses are offered September through June, 9:00am to 1:00pm.  

    Choose the schedule that fits your child’s needs: 

       (2) days/week – Mon/Wed OR Tues/Thurs                 $275.00

       (3) days/week – Mon/Wed/Fri OR Tues/Thurs/Fri     $375.00

       (4) days/week – Mon-Thurs                                         $500.00

       (5) days/week – Mon-Fri                                           $610.00

    Enrollment Application must be accompanied by a non-refundable deposit of $200.00/student.

    Payments accepted are cash, MasterCard, VISA or check. Returned check fee is $25 for the first one; after two back checks in a row, payment will be required in cash. Credit Card payments are subject to a 3.5% transaction fee. 

    Monthly tuition payments due on the 1st day of every month. Late payments subject to an additional $10 late fee.

    Tuition rates are constant, regardless of the number of days in a given month or the number of days attended and will not change during the school year.   Tuition discounts of 10% are offered if more than two children are enrolled from the same family.

    Refunds are only considered in the case of moves or job loss.   No pro-rating of fees will be done with enrollment or cancellations, which must be at least 30 days in advance.  Monthly contract can be terminated at any time by LGP.

    Special class participation (summer schedule, field trips, or special activities provided by a third party provider) may require additional fees being charged. Parents will be advised in advance of the costs and may decline participation.  

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    Lil' Gems Preschoolwill work to help your child expand their learning experience beyond what you've been teaching them at home.

    We provide nurturing, family oriented learning for communities around Sammamish in the Issaquah School District, including surrounding neighborhoods of Pine Lake, Beaver Lake, Klahanie, Trossachs, Issaquah Highlands and Grand Ridge. 

     

     

    We invite you to explore our website to find out more about our curriculum and strategies. Then we hope to welcome your child to our LGP family! 

    Our caring team is looking forward to helping your child on their journey of self-discovery in a safe, structured setting.

    All forms and information can be found in the ENROLLMENT button above.  We are currently accepting students for the next school year.  

    Some general areas that will benefit your child's involvement with our curriculum and teachers includes:

    • Academic basics
      • Preparation for Kindergarten
      • Learning letters, numbers, shapes, days of the week
      • Exploration in a safe environment
    • Socialization, Group Dynamics & Schedules
      • Listening while others speak
      • Speaking for themselves
      • Raising hands
      • Verbal participation in discussions
      • Sharing
      • Decision making and accountability
      • Spending time in structured setting
      • Reduces parent separation anxiety
      • Learning from other authority figures in addition to parents
      • Immune system exposure to minor "bugs"
      • Repetitive tasks on specific day or time