Below you will find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions asked by applicants about The Garden Schoolhouse.

If you do not find the information you are looking for on this page, please contact the Admissions Director or Center Director with any questions at (804) 774-9414.


How Do I Apply for Enrollment?

We accept applications on a rolling basis for children age three years to five years old.  Please complete the online application.

How much is tuition? How am I billed?

Tuition is a sliding scale based on income, and parents need to complete a financial aid form. We do offer partial scholarships for kindergarten.  Tuition is billed weekly in advance.

What payment options are available for tuition?

Tuition can be paid by check or money order. An online payment service will be available soon.

Is financial aid available?

There are a limited number of scholarships for students enrolled in kindergarten.  The Garden Schoolhouse provides scholarships based on a family’s ability to pay. You may call 804-774-9414 to learn more about financial aid for The Garden Schoolhouse.

Where are you located?

The Garden Schoolhouse is located inside St. Barnabas Episcopal Church off the Chippenham Parkway, Route 150 South.  The address is 4836 Cascade Street, North Chesterfield, VA 23234.

What ages do you serve?

We serve children ages 3 through 5 years.

What are your hours of operation?  

The Garden Schoolhouse operates from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., with full day options available to every family.

What holidays are observed?

Holidays observed are:  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving (Nov. 21-23, 2018), Christmas (Dec. 21-26, 2018), and New Years (Dec. 31-Jan. 1, 2019).

Do you have an immunization policy?

Children must be up-to-date on their immunizations to enroll, unless a written exemption is provided.