Thank you for your interest in applying to Mary Meyer School. Our preschool, located in a graystone house on Pine Grove Avenue, has been a part of this Lakeview neighborhood for more than seventy-five years!

APPLY NOW for 2022-2023 School Year
Mary Meyer School is still accepting applications for the current 2022-2023 school year
. If you have any questions please contact us at or call the schoolhouse at 773.549.0870.

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Our Application Process

Our application process is meant to allow you to get to know our preschool and our philosophy. It also provides us with the opportunity to get to know you and the things that are important to you in your child’s preschool. Our admission process is outlined below. If you have any questions during any part of the process, please do not hesitate to contact us at 773.549.0870.

Our Tuition

Tuition for the current 2022-23 school year is $12,705. Tuition rates for the 2023-24 school year will be made available in winter 2022. Financial Aid is available: learn more.

Our Admission Schedule

September – February
Request a brochure to be mailed to your home. Please give us a call or submit our inquiry formWe’d love to hear from you!

November 9, 2022, December 7, 2022, January 18, 2023

Attend a Prospective Parent Meeting. These Prospective Parent Meetings, held in the evenings during the fall and winter, will allow you to hear more about our program,  our school and classroom space and meet current Mary Meyer School staff, teachers and parents. You can attend this meeting before or after submitting an application and it is strongly recommended that you attend. Since we only have room for a limited amount of people in each meeting, reservations are required. Please note, this meeting is for parents only and is planned to be held at our schoolhouse. Please sign-up today by submitting our inquiry form.


Classroom Visits
January – February, 2023
Attend a Classroom Visit. This visit is a required part of the process and takes place after you have submitted an application for admission.  This visit will last approximately one hour. This visit is for parents only.

Early February 2023
Admission decisions will be sent. We will consider your child for admission to Mary Meyer School once all of the parts of the process have been completed. We are a small school and must wait to hear from our current students about their plans for returning before announcing admission decisions for new students. If you are offered admission you must return to us a signed contract and $1,500 deposit. Admission decisions will continue after February as space is available.

Application Deadline
February 1, 2023.
Applications for the upcoming 2023-24 school year will made available soon.

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