Hickman News

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    The Exploring Children’s Academy 
    Ages: 2-5 years
    Hours of Operation:
    Monday - Friday 7am – 5:30pm
    Progam                                                 Toddler                2-3 years
     Preschool             3-4 years Pre-K                   4-5 years
                                   Toddler             M-W-F    or     M-T-W-Th-F
                                                                                               Part Time: 7am - 2pm
                                                                                               Full Time: 7am - 5:30pm  
                                     Preschool/Pre-K   M-W-F    or     M-T-W-Th-F
                                                                                                  Part Time:  8am - 2:30pm
                                                                                                  Full Time:   7am - 5:30pm 
    *Summer Program 2020: TBD
    *Fall Program 2020: August 31 - May 31, 2021
    *Now enrolling for Fall!*  For registration details, please email us: info@theexploringcenter.com
     For more information contact Barbara or Desiree at:


    2020/2021 Tuition Schedule and Fees





    Registration:  Yearly registration fee of $200 per family. This fee is non-refundable, non-transferable and due at  the time of registration. There is a $50 fee for any re-enrollment in the current fiscal year. Fiscal year is July 1 to June 30.


    Summer Camp:     $25 Camp Fee for June to August. This fee will include all summer activities and in school                    summer field trips.  


    Drop-in Fee:   All drop in’s, including full day, PM, and AM, are $40 per day. 


    Potty Training Fee:There is a $60 additional fee added each month for non-potty-trained students. Fee will                          be removed once student becomes fully potty trained for a full month.


    Sibling Discounts:        There is a 10% discount for additional students in the same family. The discount will be applied to the lesser amount. This discount only applies to students enrolled in The Exploring Children’s Academy.


    SDUSD Employee Discount: There is a 10% discount for San Diego Unified School District Teachers and Staff 

                                                    Members. Proof of employment must be provided. 


    Payments are due on the 1st of each month. If the school is closed on this day, payment is due the last school day of the prior month.


    Monthly Tuition Schedules:



    Toddler Program (2-3 Years)


    Toddler Schedule              7:00am – 2:00pm                  Full Day Schedule          7:00am – 5:30pm

                                                                                   *Limited Availability


    M-T-W-Th-F                   $710                                M-T-W-Th-F                   $960 

    M-W-F                             $530                               M-W-F                            $740 







    Preschool Program (3-5 years)


    Preschool Schedule           8:00am – 2:30pm                  Full Day Schedule          7:00am – 5:30pm


    M-T-W-Th-F                   $710                                M-T-W-Th-F                   $960 

    M-W-F                             $530                               M-W-F                            $740


    AM Add On                    7:00am – 8:00am                     PM Add On                    2:30pm – 5:30pm


    M-T-W-Th-F                   $190                                M-T-W-Th-F                   $230


    M-W-F                             $130                                M-W-F                            $190 


  5. Hello Families,

    Welcome to Hickman Elementary! Thank you for reaching out to us regarding your child's enrollment for the 2020-21 school year. You can enroll online on the district website at https://www.sandiegounified.org/neighborhood-schools-and-enrollment-options.  The first day of the 2020-21 school year is August 31, 2020 pending delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic.



     Thank you, 

     Hickman Elementary