Program Cost






Threes/Fours (Early Pre-K/ Mixed Pre-K/ Pre-K)

Cost (Full-Time)




$908/month (June/July)
Free Program (August-May)

Additional Tuition Fees 

Initial registration fee: $40 (charged once, per child)

Materials Fee: $25 per month 

Tuition Discounts

Multi-child discounts are available. There is a 10% tuition discount for each additional child

Before Care 

Before care is $200 per month for 7:30-8:30 am Monday-Friday.

Early PreK and PreK Wraparound Care

Wraparound care for Early PreK and PreK is $350 per month for 7:30-8:30 am Monday-Friday and 2:00-3:00 pm Monday-Thursday.


  • Credit card/ACH payments are made through the Smartcare App.
  • Visit the Santa Fe Community College Cashier’s Office in person to pay with cash or check.

Childcare Assistance

The Early Childhood Education and Care Department offers Child Care Assistance for families who qualify. 
To apply for Child Care Assistance, please go to for information about qualifying for Child Care Assistance and how to apply. 
We encourage all families who qualify to apply for Child Care Assistance.