Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning, but for children play is serious learning. Play is the really the work of childhood.

- Fred Rogers

Our Classes

The Basics:
The CO-OP is located inside Happy Valley Elementary 
all our classes meet throughout the public school year. 
4 days per week on Monday Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

The school year runs from September to mid-June. Enrolling in the co-op is a 10 month

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 Feb

Families participate in annual fundraising

AM Preschool 4 day

8:15am to 10:15am

for 3 & 4 year olds 

$160 per month

$1600 per year

PM Pre-K 4 day

11:45am to 2:45pm

for 4 & 5 year olds (or kids entering Kindergarten the next year)

$185 per month 

$1850 per year

Toddler 2 day

For a very limited number of kids who will be 2.5 year old in Sept.

We offer a 2 day AM class

$100 per month

$1000 per year

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Mailing Address: PO Box 30292 Bellingham, WA 98225

Physical Location: 1041 24th St, Bellingham, WA 98225