Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning, but for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
- Fred Rogers
Join Our School
Cooperative Preschool is like being a part of a family.
We would love to meet with you see if our school is the right fit for your family.
How To Apply
Registration for 2021-22
Please email our Registrar to inquire about openings at
A non-refundable registration fee of $125 is due upon notification of enrollment acceptance.
Registration forms can be downloaded from this site
Happy Valley Elementary is closed during summer.
No registration forms mailed to the school will be collected.
Please e-mail your registration to:
The 2021-2022 school year will start in September by offering outdoor/nature classes until safely transitioning back to the classroom at Happy Valley Elementary.
Preschool: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:45am-10:45am
Children ages 3-4. Yearly tuition $1700 ($170/month)
Pre-K: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 11:45am-2:45pm
Children ages 4-5. Yearly tuition $2000 ($200/month)
The co-op is located inside Happy Valley Elementary
all our classes meet throughout the public school year.
The school year runs from September to mid-June.
Enrolling in the co-op is a 10 month commitment.
Tuition is an annual cost broken up into 10 month installments due monthly
You may pay tuition in advance, or in less-frequent larger amounts.
A non-refundable registration fee of $125 holds your students place in the class
a $50 re-supply fee is due in February
Families participate in annual fundraising