Our school year runs from September to June with an optional summer program for families who enroll in the school year. Our admissions process entails attendance at one of our Open Houses. Applications for our preschool program must be submitted in January for entry the following September.

Open House

Our Open House season opens in the fall of the year preceding entry into school. Our Open House is comprised of two components:

  1. A weekday evening Virtual Open House Zoom
  2. A timed weekend tour of our school. Parents must first attend the virtual zoom in order to receive a link to sign up for a tour.

Virtual Zoom Open Houses are scheduled for Thursday, November 4th at 8pm,  Thursday, December 9th at 8pm and Thursday, January 6th at 8pm.  Once attendance is completed, parents will receive a link to sign up for a tour.

We strongly encourage attendance at one of our Open Houses before applying.

All applications for Brooklyn Sandbox are due by January 8th. A $75 non-refundable application fee must be submitted with your application for consideration.

What to Know Before You Apply:

  • Brooklyn Sandbox provides care for children age 2 to 5 years as calculated in September.  
  • Children must be two at time of entry. A one month deposit will hold a space for children turning two after the school year begins.
  • We offer a 2s, 3s and a private 4s/Pre K program.
  • Our program is open from September to mid-August. There are 10-month enrollment and 12-month enrollment options available.
  • Half Day, School Day and Extended Day options are available.  Please see schedule table below.   

Application Timeline

  • Applications period opens in November.
  • Application due date January 8th.
  • Acceptances emailed to families by January 10th.
  • Accepted families must submit a completed enrollment agreement along with a non-refundable deposit by January 14th to secure their space.  

Download an application here.

Tuition 2022-2023

We know that today’s families need childcare that suits both the child’s individual educational and the family’s scheduling needs. The various enrollment options were created with families in mind. We offer 10 month (Sept – June) or 12 month school year enrollment (Sept – Aug).

School Day
9:00a – 3:00p

5 Days | M-F $1970
3 Days | M/W/F $1595
2 Days | T/Th $1235


Extended Day
8:00a – 6:00p

5 Days | M-F $2310
3 Days | M/W/F $1800
2 Days | T/Th $1400


Half Day
9:00a – 12:00p

5 Days | M-F $1800
3 Days | M/W/F $1250
2 Days | T/Th $1035


Parent’s Night Out
(every first Friday) – $60

Early Drop Off
8am9am$300 Monthly

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