Frequently Asked Questions

Does my child have to be potty trained before entering the school?

Are the school’s teachers Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certified?
Yes, at least 2 teachers are ECE (Early Childhood Education) qualified.

Does SCNS offer a before or after school program?
The school does not have a program set up for such a service.

Is there a discount for multiple siblings attending the school within the same year?
No. A discount is not available for families with multiple children attending in the same year. Further, because the school is a co-op, members with multiple siblings (including twins/triplets) may be asked to assume more than one committee role during the year.

Is there a membership fee?
There is a $70.88 registration fee that is non-refundable.

What if I cancel before school starts? Are my fees refundable?
No, the $70.88 fee is not refundable at any time. Written notice of withdrawal giving 30 days notice must be sent to the Registrar who will inform the Treasurer and President.

Besides tuition and registration fees, are there any additional fees of which I should be aware?
No, there are no additional fees.

How can tuition fees be paid out?
Tuition fees are paid by 10 monthly post dated cheques made out to the school or via e-transfer. You may chose to pay the school up front for the year’s tuition.

What are the committees that I can join?
There are several committees/jobs that you can participate in: Communications, Treasurer, Secretary, Registration, Program, Special Events, Social and Class Equipment. Participating in the co-operative duties provides a great sense of fulfillment and enjoyment while being a part of your child’s first learning experience.

Sunnylea Co-operative Nursery School is a preschool for 2 and 3 year olds located in Etobicoke, just west of Toronto, Canada