Q: What grades does Bright School offer?
A: Pre-Kindergarten – Grade 5
Q: What is the age cut-off for Pre-k? Kindergarten?
A: Pre-K age cut off: 4 years old by August 1st Kindergarten age cut off: 5 years old by August 1st
Q: What are the tuition costs per year?
A: for 2012-2013 school year - $9,750 for Pre-K, and $12,975 for K-5
Q: Are there payment plan options for paying tuition?
A: Yes. Click here to find out more.
Q: What is the average class size?
Q: What is the student/teacher ratio?
Q: Does Bright have Extended Care after school hours?
A: Yes. Extended Care is available to all students until 6 p.m. every school day for an additional minimal charge. Extended Care options are also available on days when we have ½ day dismissal and around some holiday breaks (winter camp). Click here to read all about Extended Care.
Q: Does Bright have Summer Camp?
A: Yes! Click here to learn more!
Q: Do all students wear uniforms?
A: Yes. Pre-K – Grade 5 wear uniforms.
Q: Does Bright have Financial Assistance for tuition?
A: Yes. Click here to learn more.
Q: Do all students eat in the cafeteria or can I pack a lunch for my child?
A: All students eat in the cafeteria. No one brings lunch.
Q: Does Bright offer after school sports or other activities?
A: Yes, lots! Click here to see the complete list.
Q: What curriculum is used at Bright?
A: Click here to read all about our curriculum by grade level.
Q: Do you have a sibling tuition discount?
A: No, not at this time.
Q: Does Bright have a waiting list?
A: Waiting lists are created only for the current school year. We do not begin a waiting list for one or more years in advance.
Q: Are there ways for parents to volunteer and become involved at Bright?
A: Yes! Parents are given numerous opportunities to volunteer. A few examples include: being a Tuesday Helper in Pre-K, helping organize the class play, volunteering at our annual fall Bonanza, planning class parties or celebrations, helping with the auction…and the list goes on!
Q: How often do students have P.E.?
A: Pre-K students have P.E. twice during our six day rotation. K-5 students have P.E. daily! Bright is in the 3.8% of schools in the U.S. that have P.E. daily.
Q: What are special area classes at Bright?
A: All students go to our special area classes on our six day rotation schedule. These classes include: Music, Art, Wood Shop, Technology, Library, Spanish & Science. Students in upper grades are offered Technology, Spanish and Science more times per rotation as they reach higher grades.
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