FORMS NEEDED FOR ALL STUDENTS ENROLLED IN GEM CHARTER SCHOOL AND GOOD EARTH
Please print these forms and bring to the office before school starts,
the emergency form and the medical waiver need to be notarized, you can
bring it in the office; both Ms. Sandy and Ms. Nelleke are notaries.
The "Going Out" is for elementary students
only 1st grade - 6th
Here are the
supply lists for this current school year.
HOME LANGUAGE SURVEYS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL CHARTER STUDENTS
Residency Guidelines and Forms
CHARTER ENROLLMENT FOR 2013-2014 SCHOOL YEAR
schedule a tour of the school at any time, make sure you make an appointment
first, call 480-833-2622.
have open enrollment for
the 2013-2014 school year will be Monday, March 4 and Tuesday March 5, 2013.
schedule an open house meeting at the end of March for all newly enrolled
parents , this will be an informational meeting to learn more about Montessori
and how our school works.
Make sure you complete the entire
form before submitting to the office. We will only accept completed enrollment forms, if information is missing you will be contacted
. Your child will not be placed on the waiting list until we received
a completed enrollment form.
GEM Charter is a State funded school and
therefore you do not pay a tuition fee. In order for your child to
attend the Charter School they have to be enrolled into the Kindergarten and
program during the open enrollment period each year. We offer a
free morning Kindergarten program the state pays for the half day and you
can sign up for the afternoon part through the private school, the cost will be
$100.00 per month.
There is a $150.00
supply and activity fee for the first child and $125.00 for each sibling for the
year, this pays for the cook a lunch once a month and consumable classroom
supplies, dance classes every week and a music class for the elementary
students on Friday Afternoons.
In order for your
child to be accepted at the GEM Charter School for the Kindergarten year, he
or she has to be 5 years old by December 31, this is a State Requirement and
there are no exceptions.
Elementary students will be accepted during our open enrollment period
in March if they are 6 years old by December 31.
You can use this
button to pay the $150.00 for the first child and $125.00 for each child
thereafter Supply and Activity fee for 2012-2013 school year.
can fill out the amount once you get to INTUITPAYMENTNETWORK'S
This button is for the Charter Students only KG-6th Grade
Earth Montessori Private School enrollment 2013-2014 School Year
We are accepting enrollment applications for the 2013-2014
school year at this time.
Make sure you complete the
entire form and pay the $110.00 registration fee for the 2013-2014 school year.
Good Earth Montessori
is our privately owned pre-school for all children ages 2.5 to 5 years old,
the programs offered through Good Earth Montessori are tuition based.
The tuition prices are $4,450.00 for a half day program (8:30 -
$5,150.00 for a full academic day program (8:30-3PM).
Private School Kindergarten program is charged at $1,000.00 from 12:30-3PM
and is only available for students who are signed up in the morning State
kindergarten program. There is an option to apply for a full or
partial scholarship for this, through Dynamite Montessori Scholarship Fund.
The office will have the paperwork available. This is using the State
Tuition Tax Credit Donations which you can make to this fund every year and
if you designate Good Earth Montessori as the recipient we will be able to
get these scholarships for the 2013-2014 school year for students enrolled in
the afternoon program only.
The before and
after school program is charged at $6.00 per hour per child and $5.00 per
hour for siblings and we charge
in 1/2 hour increments or if you want to sign up for the monthly before
school program 7:30AM-8:30AM this will be $85.00 and $75.00 for siblings for the entire month and
the after school program 3PM-5:30PM is $160.00 for the entire month and
$150.00 for siblings.
If you want to do both it will be $245.00 per month for the first child and
$225.00 for siblings.
The tuition can be paid
for the entire year by September 1 or in monthly payments due the 20th of
each month. The school accepts cash, and
IntuitPaymentNetwork on line payments,
we do not
accept credit cards or checks.
We also have a $150.00 school supply
and activity fee, this will pay for snacks, cook a lunch
day once a month and other consumable classroom supplies, Zumba class once a
week and possibly another extra curricular class to be determined at the
beginning of the school year.
In order for your child to have a space reserved
for the school year we will need the Private School 3-5 year old
enrollment form filled out and send or brought to the school with a
non-refundable registration fee. On the day your child starts you will
need to pay the tuition for that month as well as a deposit of
$250.00 Deposits are refunded at the end of the school
year or are carried over to the next school year if your child continues.
We do offer
scholarships for students 3 and 4 years old through the SMFG Foundation,
applications are available upon request and are due for the next school year
by May 15, 2013, you do not have to be a low income family to qualify, this
year we had 5 children benefit from this scholarship. This scholarship
can pay up to 1/3 of your total yearly academic program tuition. We
are also working on applying for the First Things First Grant through the
state which will pay for the morning academic program for students 3 and 4
years old. I will keep you posted on this.
TUITION IS DUE BY THE 20th OF THE MONTH FOR THE NEXT MONTH.
You can use this button to pay your Tuition, Deposit and/or Registration
Fee, you put in the amount and it will go into the School's checking account
after 2 days. This is a very secure website.