Reflects an understanding that children learn through active involvement and play
Adaptive curriculum that meets children’s natural interests and abilities with exposure to Spanish, music and art.
Teachers and parents consult and collaborate to create a climate of respect, success, and joy necessary for lifelong learning.
Bridge-Year Program New in 2017-2018! Prairie Green School will offer a Bridge-Year Program for students who need another year of play-based learning before heading to Kindergarten. Full- and part-time options available. Students must be five-years-old by Sept. 15 to enroll. Led by Helen Neumann.
Schedule & Pricing
Monday - Friday from 8:45 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at the Cosgrove Institute. Early out on Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. (Summer Session is Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.) Calendar 2017-2018
5 Day enrollment $8,000/year $727.27/month 3 Day enrollment $4,800/year $436.36/month 2 Day enrollment $3,200/year $290.91/month
Vacation camps during PGS breaks are available for an additional fee. $200 per week or $50 per day for one child. Family Rate: $320 per week or $80 per day for a family.
If you are interested in transportation, we provide busing from three locations: East Iowa City by City High, Dubuque/I-80 at Waterworks Prairie Park and the UI Hall of Fame building at Melrose and Mormon Trek. If you do not use busing you will still need to pay a standard transportation fee for field trips. Full-time bus transportation costs $880 per year or $80 per month for one student, standard transportation for a full-time student is $220 per year or $20 per month. Three-day bus transportation costs $528 per year or $48 per month, while standard transportation for a 3-day student costs $132 per year or $12 per month. Two-day bus transportation costs $354 or $32 a month, while standard transportation for two-day student costs $88 per year or $8 per month.