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Explore our preschool! Tours are available between the hours of 9:30-11:00 am starting in November and running through mid-January. To schedule a tour, please contact the preschool office at (703) 683-0303.


Download the 2019-20 Prospective Student Application today! Completed applications and a non-refundable registration fee of $75 ($100 maximum per family) are due on or before 12:00 pm on January 24, 2019.  Please see Emmanuel Preschool's Age Group Eligibility requirements below before applying.

Please note: Enrollment priority is given to returning students, new siblings, siblings of EPS “graduated” alumni, and members of Emmanuel Episcopal Church. Church family priority is at the discretion of the Rector. These families must indicate their intention to enroll for the next school year prior to the lottery in January.


The lottery for available spaces for the 2019-20 school year will be held on January 30, 2019. Each year, the lottery takes place in the presence of the Rector of Emmanuel Episcopal Church (EEC), two parent volunteers, one teachers, one Board of Directors representative and the Preschool Office staff. Applying families do NOT attend the lottery selection. Families will be notified of their child’s placement.

Age Group Eligibility

Using Alexandria City Public School (ACPS) regulations as a guideline, Emmanuel Preschool enforces the following age group requirements: 

  • A child applying for the Two-Year-Old Class must be two by September 30, 2019.
  • A child applying for the Three-Year-Old Class must be three by September 30, 2019.
  • A child applying for the Four/Five-Year-Old Class must be four by September 30, 2019.

Advance Deposit (Includes the one-time Supply Fee)

 Two-Year-Old Classes: $363

 Three-Year-Old Classes: $468

 Four/Five-Year-Old Classes: $600

 Tuition (2019-20 School Year)

 Two-Year-Old Classes: $3,563 ($375/month)

 Three-Year-Old Classes: $4,608 ($485/month)

 Four/Five-Year-Old Classes: $6,175 ($650/month)