Registration Information

The program is available to children aged 2 1/2 to 5. Spots that become available are filled in the following priority: current students, siblings of current students and then new students. The age of students is also considered. Priority will be given to older children.

Upon accepting your preschool space a one time $40 administration fee is required per child. If your child continues with the program, they are not required to re-register for the next semester or the next year.

One month’s notice in writing or a month’s fee in lieu of notice is required before a child is withdrawn from the school

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees are calculated on the basis of $19.50 for 1 half-day session or $18.00/day for 2-3 half-day sessions.

Payment Options & Information

Cheques should be made payable to: THE WHISTLE STOP CO-OPERATIVE PRESCHOOL INC. and submitted to the TREASURER

E-transfers are also available, payable to

The school operates on Monday, Wednesday and Friday Mornings. The full payment depends on the number of days your child attends and the number of Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in the school calendar year.

There will be no reimbursement of fees if a child is sick, is on vacation or if school is canceled due to inclement weather.

Security Deposit

A security deposit is required to cover the cost of 3 toy cleans and attendance of the Annual Dance & Silent Auction fundraiser.  3 post dated cheques for $45 are required for each toy clean (Dec, March, June) and a $200 post dated cheque for the fundraiser. (Feb)  If you do not attend these events these cheques will be deposited, however if you attend and participate your cheque will be returned. Parents are required to participate in set up or take down the day/evening of the event and to help out at the event for a minimum of 4 hours. Parent participation is crucial to make this event a success.