you will call to schedule a tour of the center.
At the tour, you will be shown around, learn about our center, meet your
child’s teacher, receive paperwork, and can go over our policies and any
questions you may have. After the tour,
you will schedule an enrollment meeting.
At this meeting, you will turn in the paperwork along with the
registration fee. You will go over
anything else needed with the administrator, and be ready for your child’s
first day! Your child’s first day must
be at least 24 hours after this enrollment meeting to allow paperwork to be
processed and the teacher to get things ready for your child. However, after the meeting, if your child
doesn’t start within 30 days, we can no longer hold that spot and the process
must begin again.
do accept families who receive government assistance to help pay for
tuition. Parents must apply and be
approved to avoid paying private pay rates.
we several discounts such as a Military, Police, and several others. Please call our center for a full list of
there is a one time $25 registration fee per family that must be paid when
paperwork is turned in for enrollment.
on age, parents are required to bring in diapers, wipes, bottles, and a pillow
and blanket for nap. Any other items
required will be discussed at your enrollment appointment.
to stay enrolled, your child needs to attend at least 2 half days per week.
pay for the days your child is scheduled, not for the days attended. However if your schedule needs to change, we
can make adjustments accordingly. Please
speak to an administrator if you need to change your schedule at any point to
see if you will be required to make a payment.
You will not need to pay for scheduled vacations.
Schools provides transportation to and from Hopes & Dreams in the
morning/afternoon. Austintown Schools
only allows so many spaces on the bus for children, so we always recommend that
parents call Austintown Schools to see if there is room for your child to be
transported to our center.
your child is welcome to come to our center (as long as we know that you plan
to use us for these types of days) during school breaks, holidays, snow days,
or any day that your child’s school is closed.
Unfortunately, we cannot take your child on days when they can’t go to
school because of illness or suspension.