Now Enrolling!

Now Enrolling!

The Harbor School’s early childhood center on the campus of St. Thomas Presbyterian Church is OPEN and enrolling students!  More than just a daycare, we are a full-day, year-round preschool program using a center-based curriculum. Enroll now and join The Harbor School’s family! If you have any questions or would like to tour the facility, please email lorie.janish@harborschoolhouston.org for more details.

Enrollment and Fees

All enrollments may be completed at The Harbor School’s main office. To enroll, please submit the following documents in person, by mail or by email:

Come play with us at The Harbor School!

As of January 1, 2021, our tuition fees are:

  • Toddlers / 2 years old – $177/week
  • Preschool / 3 to 5 years old – $155/week
  • Annual Registration Fee (all classes) – $100

Monthly tuitions are due by the first Monday of each month. A late fee of $30 will be charged after the first Monday. Payment plans may be arranged by special request. Accounts will be charged a $30 fee for insufficient funds.

The Harbor School will accept payments in the form of a check, money order and/or credit or debit card. We also accept payments through the Texas Workforce Commission childcare subsidy program. No cash payments will be accepted.

Daily Schedule

We can’t wait to meet you!

The program runs Monday – Friday (except certain holidays).

Hours of operation are currently 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, but may be adjusted from time to time due to COVID-19.

Children will have a consistent daily schedule including teacher directed and child directed activities, snacks/lunch, naptime, and outdoor play activities. Please check your child’s classroom for your child’s daily schedule.

An example of a typical daily schedule is:

Your children will love to learn with us!
  • Arrival
  • Centers & Small Group Activies
  • Snack
  • Outside/Gross Motor Time
  • Group Activities
  • Literacy/Math Activities
  • Lunch
  • Rest
  • Small Group Activities
  • Snack
  • Large Group Activities
  • STEAM Activities
  • Outside/Gross Motor Time
  • Departure 

Late Pick-Up –Please call the center if an emergency will cause you to be late in picking up your child. There is a $1 per minute charge for children not picked up by the program’s closing time. If a child has not been picked up within one hour of the closing time, staff members will contact Children’s Protective Services and local police. For children repeatedly left past the closing time, we reserve the right to terminate their enrollment in the program. 

Eligibility

The Harbor School is pleased to accept students who qualify for child care subsidies through the Texas Workforce Commission Child Care Program. For more information about this program, click HERE for an overview of the Child Care Subsidy Program, and click HERE for information about Eligibility Requirements and the Application for Financial Assistance. Participation in this program is not required for enrollment in The Harbor School – we will gladly accept families who prefer to pay tuition directly. Please contact us for more information.

See if you qualify for childcare assistance from Texas Workforce Solutions!

The Harbor School, Inc. d/b/a The Harbor School Houston is a Texas nonprofit corporation; it is tax-exempt under Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3).

NON-DISCRIMINATORY POLICY – The Harbor School, Inc. d/b/a The Harbor School Houston (“THS”) admits children of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities made available to children in the program. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national, and ethnic origin in administration of its policies or programs. Each family must meet THS’s requirements for eligibility. Eligibility is based on family income, qualification for the Texas Workforce Commission childcare subsidy program and the age of the child. THS will make reasonable accommodations to meet the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).