Frequently Asked Questions
Below, you’ll find answers to the most frequently asked questions we receive. If you don’t find the answers you’re looking for here, please Contact Us. We’ll be happy to address your inquiry.
How old does my child need to be to attend Tender Years, Inc.?
We enroll children beginning at 6 weeks of age through 12 years. We offer nursery, toddler, preschool, pre-k, full-day kindergarten, half-day kindergarten, kindergarten enrichment, before and after school care, and summer camp programs.
Am I required to sign a contract upon enrollment?
We require all families to sign a Tuition Agreement Form which requires all families to give a three week WRITTEN notice upon withdrawal from the program.
Which holidays are you closed during, and am I required to pay for days the center is closed?
Tender Years, Inc. is closed on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. We also close at noon on Christmas Eve. If the holiday falls on a Saturday, we close on Friday and if it falls on a Sunday, we are closed on Monday! Families are required to pay for these days because our staff members are paid for these holidays.
How is tuition paid?
Weekly tuition payments are processed every Wednesday for the next week of service. Monthly payments occur on the first of every month. Tuition fees cover the cost of childcare and breakfast.
How can I schedule a tour of the facility?
You can contact us by phone or email at the appropriate location. The center director will schedule a time to meet with you and your child, give you a personal tour of the facility, and answer all your questions.