Tuition & Fees

Monarch Preschool College Park is a non-profit PreK program for children ages 3-5. We employ quality, early childhood staff, while utilizing top-quality classroom materials, and maintaining a beautiful state-of-the-arts facility and playground. Our fees make it possible to provide exceptional care and enable a smooth and easy process for registration, enrollment and more.

Monthly Tuition

Year-Round Program:

School day, 5 days per week (8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.) :   $1,100

School day, 3 days per week (8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.) :   $710

School day, 2 days per week (8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.) :   $500

Before- and After-Care Programs:

Before care (7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.) $80 per month (revised to 8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. during COVID-19 restrictions, charges waived).

After care (4 p.m. – 6 p.m.) $110 per month (revised to 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. during COVID-19 restrictions, $80 per month).

Summer Program Only (June 1st – August 30th):

7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (revised to 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. during COVID-19 restrictions $1180) $1,290 per month


Sibling discount: $100 discount on monthly tuition per child

Referrals: 5% off monthly tuition for 3 months per enrollment

Center employee/intern: 10% off monthly tuition


One-time registration fee:    $100 (non-refundable)

Late pick-up fee:  6 p.m. – 6:10 p.m. is $2.00 per minute and after 6:10pm is $5.00 per minute

(revised to 5 p.m. – 5:10 p.m. is $2.00 per minute and after 5:10pm is $5.00 per minute during COVID-19 restrictions) 

Please refer to the Preschool Handbook for any incidental fees including: returned check/declined credit card, credit card processing fees, and failures to sign-in/sign-out.

Financial Aid Information

Monarch Preschool accepts child care scholarships from the Maryland Department of Education. Learn more about the scholarship program today. Please connect with our preschool director to discuss this if you have questions.


Parents at Monarch Preschool are likely eligible for both federal and state tax credits on an annual basis. More information on the Maryland state tax credits can be found here and information on the federal tax credits can be found here. Please contact the director to obtain your records for tax-year filing.


Tax credits up to $3600 per child are NOW available through the 2021 American Rescue Plan to help families afford quality childcare. Find out here:

We’re Proud to be an Affiliate of The Children’s Guild

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