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Tours with Our Director

Schedule your tour today with the Preschool Director, Nicole Crochet. Small, private tours lend for the perfect opportunity to see our preschool in action. Call (703) 683-0303 to set up your tour today.


New student applications for the 2020-21 school year are now available. Download your application/s here

You may drop off your application and application fee to the preschool office any time between now and Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 12:00 pm. The preschool office hours are 8:30 am-1:30 pm, Monday through Friday. All applications must be submitted by 12:00 pm on January 21st in order to be included in the lottery that will take place on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Please complete one application per child. A non-refundable registration fee of $75 per child ($100 maximum per family) is due with the application. Checks should be made payable to Emmanuel Preschool.


The lottery for available spaces for the 2020-21 school year will be held on January 29, 2020. Each year, the lottery takes place in the presence of the Rector of Emmanuel Episcopal Church (EEC), one Board member, one parent, one teacher, and the Preschool Director. Gender considerations are taken into account on the day of the lottery as well as on the wait list. Applying families do NOT attend the lottery selection. Families will be notified of their child’s placement.

Placement notification will be done by the office staff on Friday, January 31, 2020. 

Age Group Eligibility

Using Alexandria City Public School (ACPS) regulations as a guideline, Emmanuel Preschool enforces the following age group requirements for the 2021-20 school year: 

  • Four/Fives: Children born between October 1, 2015 and September 30, 2016.
  • Threes: Children born between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017.
  • Twos: Children born between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018.

Advance Deposit (Includes the one-time Supply Fee)

 Two-Year-Old Classes: $363

 Three-Year-Old Classes: $470

 Four/Five-Year-Old Classes: $603

 Tuition (2019-20 School Year)

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

 Three-Year-Old Classes: $4,655 ($490/month)

 Four/Five-Year-Old Classes: $6,223 ($655/month)