Application Process

  1. To register with the Little Explorers Montessori Plus School, please complete the online registration form
  2. Book a Facility Tour if already in Ghana or a Skype Interview when abroad, to become more familiar with our school’s philosophy.
  3. After the Facility Tour/Skype Interview, it is advised to inform us as soon as possible of how you wish to proceed, as demand for places is high.
  4. We will try our best to accommodate all families to the best of our ability. Should there not be available seats in a specific term that a family wish to enroll for, the child or children will be offered a seat in the next term.
  5. Children will be conditionally admitted into the Little Explorers Montessori Plus School within the limits of the available spaces, according to the date of the reception of the registration form.
  6. At this point the parent will be officially offered a conditional seat and administrative and financial obligations will have to be fulfilled – Admission Fee
  7. Upon completing and returning all administrative requirements and once Admission Fee is receipted, parents will be sent an invitation to the Orientation Day.
  8. Within one week after the Orientation day Parents will be informed by email if the admission is successful and the first day will be communicated.
  9. On the child’s first day a termly tuition invoice will be issued and must be settled within 2 weeks. Payment Terms and Conditions

 

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  • To register with Little Explorers Montessori Plus School, please complete the registration form and submit.
  • If you are in the country, please book a Facility tour here.
  • If you are abroad, please book a Skype interview with our principal, if you haven’t done so yet.
  • We shall make arrangements to meet with your little one and based on the outcome of the meeting, we will offer a conditional space for the next available seat – Orientation day for new students.

Terms and Conditions

  • Vaccinations:
    • Upon enrolling the child, parents will be required to provide a copy of the certificate of Vaccinations. Vaccinations need to be up to date. Infants will only be allowed to attend school if the Vaccination process has begun.
  • Orientation Day for New Students:
    • The child spends at least one hour in the school environment in order to determine his/her placement at the end of the previous scholastic year.
    • The discretion of acceptance or denial of the admission of the child rests with the School.
    • In the best interest of the child, if developmental difficulties arise requiring techniques contradicting the School philosophy and/or being disruptive to the rest of the group, it is the discretion of the school to decide on the best way forward.
    • In case of undiscovered or undisclosed special needs, the school reserves the right to bring in their own assessor to establish the degree and need of specialist treatment. It is after this assessment that the parent can be notified and a discussion organized to decide on the best way forward.

Fees

Admission Fee for New Students/Infant Program – Non-Refundable
An Admission fee per child shall be paid on acceptance of the offered seat. A seat is not considered reserved until this payment is officially receipted. The fee is non-refundable.

Termly School Tuition Fees:

Infant Program – 8 Months – 14 Months:
9:00a.m – 12:00noon

Morning Session – From 15 Months:
7:30a.m – 1:00p.m

Full Day Session – From 3+ years:
7:30p.m – 3:30p.m

There are 3 terms in the scholastic year.
1st Term – September – December
2nd Term – January – March
3rd Term – April – June

To note LEMP is offering a 5% discount to parents/sponsors who pay annual tuition fees up front.

Retainer Fee for all returning students:
At the beginning of April term, a non- refundable reservation fee is requested along with the third term invoice.This fee serves as a guarantee of your child’s seat for the next scholastic year.

The fee is credited against a September full term tuition fee only. The retainer fee is not refundable if cancellation howsoever cancelled is given after acceptance of the offered seat.

Leave of Absence Retainer:
A non-refundable retainer fee is requested in cases of absence for more than half a term, to reserve a seat for your child for the term they are returning for. This fee serves as a guarantee of you child’s seat. The fee is credited against a full term tuition fee only upon the child’s return.

Further to this a fee would be applicable for every term missed and is non-refundable and non-deductible

A leave of absence application would need to be submitted at least one month prior to departure and retainer fee would need to be settled. A seat is not considered reserved until the retainer is officially receipted.

If you wish not to pay this retainer, a seat is not guaranteed upon your return. A new application would need to be submitted and the admission fee will be applicable.

Payment Methods:
We accept payments by company cheque, direct deposit, online, or an EFT into the School’s account, details of which are found on the invoice.

We strongly advise parents and sponsors to provide copies of deposit slips or transfer authorisations to the Finance office to help us identify your payment when it arrives at our bank, receipts will only be issued once the once the payment reflects in our bank account. All payments must include the full name of the student as a reference.

Payment Terms and Conditions:
Termly invoices are issued on the first day of the term and must be settled within two weeks.

Late Payment Penalty: In the event of delayed payment a surcharge of 20% will apply. These amended fees are payable within one week.

If you wish to withdraw your child from the school or change from full day session to morning session, a full terms notice in writing must reach the school administrator by the first day of the child’s last term or a term’s fees in lieu will be required.

*Fee structure may be reviewed annually notice of a reasonable increment will be given a term ahead. Please note that all fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.