Timings & Fees Structure

Fees Structure and Process

Nursery Timings and Fees per term
Number of days/ week 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
3 days AED 8,500 AED 10,900 AED 11,500
5 days AED 10,900 AED 13,500 AED 15,500
  • Ramadan Timings for the academic year, for children : 08:00 am – 02:00 pm
  • Ramadan Timings for the academic year, for admin office : 08:00 am – 04:00 pm
  • Camp Timings for children : 08:00 am – 02:00 pm (03:00 pm – 04:00 pm optional)
  • Camp Timings for admin office : 07:30 am – 04:00 pm
  • Bus Fee -AED 2000 (One Way) / -AED 3200 (Two Ways) per term
  • The above prices include snack provided by the nursery, the lunch is at 20AED / meal – booking in advance is required.
  • Registration Fee- AED 500/- (one off payment and fully non-refundable).
  • Medical and Insurance Fee -AED 750/- (an annual fee and fully non-refundable).
  • Registration, Medical and Term fees must be paid in full before the agreed joining date. Late payment of fees may incur a Late Payment Fee.

Additional Costs

  • Parents are also responsible for any additional cost of children attending Le Petit Poucet which include but not limited to educational materials fee; uniform; transportation and field trips organized from time to time.
  • Late pick up fee of 30 AED/hour shall apply where a child is picked up after 15 minutes of regular timings.

Payments

  • Term 1 fee due by 1st September. Term 2 fee due by 15th December. Term 3 fee due by 15th March.
  • An invoice will be issued sent and emailed to parents ahead.
  • The academic year is divided into 3 Semesters. Semester 1 runs from September to December; Semester 2 runs from January to March and Semester 3 runs from April to June. The Nursery calendar includes the semester start and finish dates.
  • The Parent/s agrees to provide payment for the Academic Year, either in full (10% discount on fee if full year fee is paid in advance) or by way of 3 cheques (preferable post-dated cheques). These cheques being dated as per the above mentioned dates. Please make all cheques payable to “Le Petit Poucet Nursery”.
  • All Term fees in respect of each following Term must be paid before the end of the current Term.
  • An Advance re-enrollment fee of AED 2,000/- confirms your child’s place at the Nursery. This fee must be paid by the specified deadline for active students who wish to continue at the Nursery for the immediate next academic year. This fee does not include the Registration and Medical Fees and is adjusted against the Term Fee. Failure to make payment by this deadline will result in the child having to reapply as a new student and subject to availability.
  • Re-enrollment fee is refundable only if the Nursery receives written notice that the child is leaving one month prior to the Term Start Date. Otherwise this fee is fully non-refundable.
  • Sibling discount of 10% of tuition fee for the second child.
  • If a child joins the Nursery during a term and his/her place has been held from the beginning of the Term, the full Term Fee/s must be paid.
  • If a child joins the Nursery after the commencement of the Term where the place has not been specifically held, the Nursery shall decide the applicable adjusted Term Fee.
  • No discounts, refunds, reductions or transfers in the Term Fees will be given, for any reason whatsoever, after the Term Start Date including if your child is absent, leaves the Nursery during a Term or a child’s registration is cancelled.
  • The Nursery only accepts cash, cheques or bank transfers. Should a cheque be dishonored for any reason whatsoever, an ad- ministration fee of AED 200 shall be charged for each returned  cheque.
  • The Nursery reserves the right to cancel a child’s registration should applicable fees not be paid in a timely fashion and/or the Nursery decide, for any reason whatsoever, the child is not suited to the Nursery environment or the parents are not accepting the Nursery rules and regulations as per UAE Federal Law regarding Nurseries (administered by the Ministry of Social Affairs).