Frequently Asked Questions

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Does my child need to be fully potty-trained to attend NCNS?”]NO – Pull-ups are allowed at school to help kids that are still in the potty training process.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”How is NCNS preparing my child for kindergarten?”]

Along with the Creative Curriculum, our teachers use the Handwriting without Tears program to give the children all the tools they need for kindergarten.

[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”What are Co-Teachers?”]Each classroom has 2 equal teachers working side by side who share in the planning of activities, children’s developmental assessments, and conducting parent/teacher conferences. Collectively our teachers have over 80 years experience teaching at NCNS.
[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”What is the Teacher to Child Ratio?”]NCNS has a maximum teacher to child ratio of 7:1 – much lower than the DCFS requirement of 10:1.
[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”Are Scholarships available?”]Yes, NCNS has need-based scholarships available.
[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”Do you offer any programs to extend my child’s day?”]

YES – We offer a number of enrichment lunch bunch classes so that you can extend your child’s day with their classmates.

[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”What is the cost for the programs you offer?”]Our tuition and program information can be found here.[/vc_toggle][/vc_column][/vc_row]