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Fees, where applicable, are based on a sliding scale according to the income and size of the family. This scale is set by the Department of Education and some families will have no fee. All fees are paid in advance. Parents will be given a payment notice one week prior to the due date. Fees must be paid at the American River College Business Office.

Families who do not qualify for state-subsidized care pay the following fees:

$ Rate Per Child, Per Day (effective August 1, 2018)

Infants (12 to 17 months)

Part-time (less than 4 hours, morning or afternoon)    74.00

Full-time                                                             120.00

Toddlers (18 months to 35 months)

Part-time (less than 4 hours, morning or afternoon)    55.00

Full-time                                                             80.00

Preschool (3 - 5 years)

Part-time (less than 4 hours, morning or afternoon)    32.00

Full-time                                                             51.00

Note: Our schedule follows the Los Rios Community College District calendar.

Non-discrimination policy

It is the policy of the Los Rios Community College District to implement policies to guarantee that no qualified student or prospective student or any person having an educational relationship with the District shall be discriminated against or excluded from any benefits, activities, or programs on the grounds of ethnic group identification, religion, gender, age, color, sexual orientation, or physical or mental disability, nor shall any students be discriminated against for conversing in a language other than English. However, students shall be required to speak English when the use of English is necessary for educational or communication purposes.