Come explore La Playa!

We enroll children 2 years old to 5 years old and encourage each child to progress at his/her own pace. Our school days are Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the spacious Stone House at Lindberg Park in Culver City, California. Early drop off is available at 8:30am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

Our school year begins in mid-August and ends in mid-June. We follow the calendar used by Culver City United School District. We also offer summer camp in June and July.

Tour Dates! We will be holding in-person tours on:

April 10, 2024 April 24th, 2024
May 8, 2024
June 12, 2024

All tours are held on Wednesdays at 10:00 am (unless otherwise listed above) and last for one hour.

Check out a copy of our brochure here. Page 2 of the brochure is found here.

Admissions Procedures

  1. There is a one-time non-refundable registration fee of $200.00 due within a month of accepting a spot for enrollment. The registration fee will be applied toward the September tuition. There is a non-refundable $50.00 waitlist fee due when sending in an application. The wait list fee will not be applied towards the registration fee.
  2. Tuition is due on the 15th of each month. Payable via Zelle or by check. Fees not received by the 26th will incur a late fee of $20.00 per month.
  3. Since La Playa is licensed by the state, we need to keep certain papers on file at all times. These forms include: membership contract, child’s pre-admission health history, physician’s report, family questionnaire, proof of car insurance, personal rights form, parents rights form, parent health screening report, identification and emergency information, consent forms and child abuse prevention pamphlet form. All forms MUST be completed and returned before your child can attend.


La Playa is a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit, and community-based preschool. Tuition provides the necessary income to meet expenses. Membership dues help pay for monthly parent education seminars and other events. Fund-raisers are used for classroom and playground enrichment.

Schedule of Monthly Fees

La Playa Cooperative Tuition & Membership Dues: 2023-2024
Tuition and Fees 1-Day Rate 2-Day Rate 3-Day Rate 4-Day Rate 5-Day Rate
Traditional Status $145 $290 $399 $508 $616
Monthly Workday Status $516 $625 $734 $842
Bi-weekly Workday Status $442 $551 $660 $768
Sibling Rate $125
Early drop-off Rate (8:30am) $15

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Monthly Tuition

Recurring Tuition