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PRIORITY Enrollment: October 6-20, 2017


Open Enrollment: starts October 21, 2017


All families may register at any time. Register early to get an early-registration date even if you do not have PRIORITY enrollment. Any spots still open after our Fall 2017 families register are offered on a first-come, first-served basis starting October 21, 2017.


Please note PRIORITY enrollment is for families who are registered in our Fall 2017 session. To receive PRIORITY registration, you must be registering for the same class and register before end of day October 20, 2017.

Schedule

Class # Day Times Ages Spots Available
3A Wednesday - 9:30am-11:30am 9:30am-11:30am 2-3 -1
5A Friday - 9:30am-11:30am 9:30am-11:30am 2-3 -1

Holidays and other Days we are closed

  • No Class Monday, January 1, 2018 New Year's Day
  • No Classes Monday – Friday, February 19-23, 2018 President’s Week
  • No Classes Monday – Friday, March 26-30, 2018 Spring Break 

Rates

Payment Plan Amount Due
Paying in Full
$958.00 Due upon Enrollment
Paying in 3 Installments Total: $1,035.00
Non-refundable deposit $90.00 Due Upon Enrollment
Installment #1 $315.00 Due Upon Enrollment
Installment #2 $315.00 Due Upon Enrollment
Installment #3 $315.00 12/15/2017

Frequently Asked Questions about 'seedlings'

Toddlers & Preschoolers Building & Honoring Respectful Relationships with Earth, Others & Themselves

Your child will explore the wonders of their community's amazing backyard, the natural world of the Presidio: lots of tactile, thought and imagination-provoking experiences with dirt, leaves, bugs, birds, butterflies, and more! All this while being among the first in their playgroup and/or preschool to learn and practice Nature Nurture's philosophy and methodology of honoring all living things, including others and themselves.

  • Ages 2 – 3s
  • Mini Nature Nurture class
  • 2 hour drop off (once or twice a week)
  • Small class size: (6) children max and (2) teachers
  • Child-paced nature walks
  • Dedicated honor of child's personality, style and developmental stage
  • Manners and character enhancement in a nature-based environment
  • Old fashioned atmosphere and philosophy of Safety, FUN and Respect
  • Freedom to explore and play with the environment through the senses
  • Natural world opportunities for children to learn, love and respect Earth, others and themselves
  • Relaxed, peaceful time for children to explore and spend time in nature in a small group setting

"The woods were my Ritalin. Nature calmed me, focused me, and yet excited my senses."
Richard Louv (Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder)

2 hour drop off.

We spend all time outdoors filled with adventures, exploration, Safety, Fun and Respect.

Snacks

Please send your child in with a small, healthy snack. (Please note we honor a NO-NUT policy in all Nature Nurture classes).

PRIORITY Enrollment for WINTER/Spring 2018 session: October 6 - 20, 2017.

Open Enrollment: for WINTER/Spring 2018 session begins October 21 2017, however, you may register at any time.**

NOTE: PRIORITY Enrollment apply to all families enrolled in Fall 2017 session keeping same class and time.

* Discounts may not be combined.

**Please note if you are not enrolled in Fall 2017, and you submit a registration for WINTER/Spring 2018 before October 21st, it will be held in a pending status until end of day October 20th. You will be notified on or shortly after October 21st if we still have available spots. The benefits of registering before Open Enrollment is that all Open Enrollment registrations will be given first-come, first-served status after PRIORITY Enrollment registrations based on date registration is received.

Refund Insurance: $45.

Refund Insurance must be purchased at time of enrollment (registration).

WITH Purchase of Refund Insurance:

Before or by November 15, 2017: Any monies (excluding non-refundable deposit and refund insurance) already paid are refunded 100%.

On or after November 16, 2017: With at least two weeks' notice in writing prior to withdrawing from session, a credit for remaining classes not taken is given. This credit may be used for any available classes taken during WINTER/Spring 2018 and/or Summer CAMP 2018. (This credit is not transferable.)

Any credits not used between January 3, 2018 and end of Summer CAMP 2018 will not be refunded or available. Sorry, no exceptions.

WITHOUT Purchase of Refund Insurance:

Deposit and session fees are nonrefundable. Sorry, no exceptions.

Missed Classes and Makeups:

Unfortunately, due to our small class sizes and filled classes, we have had to discontinue our missed classes / makeup policies.

In order to accommodate your children's and family schedules, we have worked very hard to incorporate and match the holidays given at SF-based preschool, Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten classes.

No refunds or makeups are given for missed classes. (Sorry, no exceptions.)

More Information

Is your child new to the 'seedlings' program, or are you looking for more information about Nature Nurture? Please review our frequently asked questions.

Programs

Contact Us

Nature Nurture
P.O.Box 170358
San Francisco, CA 94117

Outdoor Locations

Regular Location

93 Moraga Ave., SF, CA 94129
Actual drop off and pick up location is on corner of Sheridan Ave and Montgomery St. (Lawn in front of Presidio Bowling Center. Opposite Presidio Main Parade Ground.)

When it is raining

93 Moraga Ave., SF, CA 94129
Actual drop off and pick up location is on Montgomery St between Moraga and Bliss Ave. (Lawn on west side of Presidio Bowling Center. Opposite side of old Presidio Theatre.)