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Preschool and Kindergarten

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Frederic E. Shaw Preschool Child Care and Kindergarten:
Full day care for ages 13 months - 6 years and part-time programs are available under the leadership and supervision of certified early childhood educators. The Y is a state licensed preschool child care program. A structured kindergarten curriculum is provided including whole language with a strong phonics component. The learning experience is complemented by enrichment classes for full-time preschool and kindergarten.

2013-2014  RATES:
Full Day Child Care (Monday – Friday 7am – 6pm)
Toddler One’s:  $220 Y mbrs / $245 non Y mbrs
Toddler Two’s:  $215 Y mbrs / $240 non Y mbrs
Preschool:  $202 Y mbrs / $227 non Y mbrs
Pre-K:  $192 Y mbrs / $217 non Y mbrs

Kindergarten Full Day & Child Care (Monday – Friday 7am – 6pm)
Any day the Y Child Care program is open
$180 Y mbrs / $205 non Y mbrs

Kindergarten Full Day Only (Monday – Friday 9am – 3pm)
Merrimack school district calendar
$136 Y mbrs / $161 non Y mbrs

Kindergarten Extension Program
For children attending public kindergarten. Morning and afternoon programs are offered along with bus transportation between Merrimack schools and the Y. Call for details.

1/2 Day Program Only (8am – 12pm or 11am – 3pm)
$88 Y Members / $113 Non Y Members (per week)

1/2 Day Program plus Child Care (7am – 6pm)
$139 Y Family Members / $164 Non Y Members (per week)

A registration fee is due when registering, equal to one week’s tuition.  This deposit pays for the 1st week of school in the fall.
Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Contact Elizabeth Witmer for more information at 603-881-7778 or ewitmer@nmymca.org


REMINDER: The Nashua pool will be closed from August 25th-August 31st for our annual cleaning and maintenance.  The pool will reopen on Monday, September 1st.  Members should visit the Merrimack facility or use their reciprocal membership at another Y in New England!