ELC Tuition and Tuition Assistance


    2020-21 Tuition 


    Tuition is annual and - at no additional cost to families - is divided into 11 equal installments. 


    • Full-Day (5 days a week)  $24,420 ($2,220 a month)


    • Part-Day (5 days a week)  $17,600 ($1,600 a month)


    MPCSD Staff and Sibling Discounts


    MPCSD staff and siblings of currently enrolled students at the ELC will receive a 10% discount on tuition. 




    For families new to the ELC, a $1,500 non-refundable deposit must be provided to confirm a child’s space and will be credited towards the first month’s tuition. The deposit is waived for current ELC students. 


    2020-21 ELC Full-Fee Payment Schedule


    2020-21 Tuition Assistance

    Tuition assistance will be available for the 2020-21 school year on a sliding scale, based on income and family size (Family size includes the child, parents/primary caregivers living in the home with the child, and siblings under 18 living at home with the child). 


    Families earning 80% of Area Median Income for San Mateo County or less are eligible to receive tuition assistance and will be entered the lottery for a scholarship after they have applied to attend the ELC. Tuition will be determined based on income and availability of funding. 


     2020-21 Tuition Assistance


    ELC Scholarship Family Fee Schedule

    English- Family Income Verification Form

    Spanish- Family Income Verification Form