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Wild preschool

3-6 YEARS OLD

3.5 HOURS - DROP OFF PROGRAM

Our Nature Preschool offers a unique and enriching experience for children aged 3-6, inspired by forest schools worldwide. Through play-based, child-led activities, children learn about nature, develop foundational skills, and foster a deep connection to the environment. Our program emphasizes exploration, creativity, and social interaction, providing a safe and nurturing space for children to learn and grow.

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Wild Preschool offerings:

We offer outdoor preschool classes in

the four communities below:

  • Katy

  • Downtown Houston

  • Cypress

  • Spring/Humble

Our classes are offered Monday-Friday and you have the options to choose 1-3 days for your child to attend. 

Program info:

Locations:

  • Katy

    • Willowfork Park at Q62C+9R, Katy, TX 77494

  • Downtown Houston

    • Lorraine Cherry Nature Preserve at 2400 W 11th Street Houston, TX 77008​

  • Cypress

    • Kickerillo Mischer Preserve at 20215 Chasewood Park Dr. Houston, TX 77070​

  • Spring/Humble

    • Jesse H Jones Nature Park at 20634 Kennewick Dr. Humble, TX 77338

Ages:

  • 3-6 years old (must be 3 by September 1st, 2024)

  • Fully Potty Trained***

See Preschool Handbook for Details On Bathroom Readiness​

Class times:

  • 9:00 AM-12:30 PM

  • Drop-off 9:00-9:15 AM

  • Pick up 12:15-12:30 PM

Class Dates:

  • Runs from Mid September 2024 through the end of May 2025

  • See Semester Calendar Below

Registration Fee:

  • $200 non-refundable registration fee due at the time of enrollment.

Tuition: 

See below section below in labeled "tuition"

 

choose your location to enroll

A TYPICAL DAY IN
WILD PRESCHOOL

Drop-off: 9:00-9:15 a.m.

Arrival and Open Play:

Children start the day with unstructured play, allowing them to ease into the day and socialize with peers.

Gathering Circle with Songs and Movement: 

A time for the group to come together, sing songs, move their bodies, and set the tone for the day.

Nature Hike: 

Guided exploration of the natural surroundings, observing wildlife and learning about the environment.

Snack Time: 

A break for snacks, where children refuel and socialize in a relaxed setting.

Storytelling: 

Engaging storytelling session related to nature, culture, or the day's theme.

Lesson and Activity: 

Structured learning activity focusing on a specific topic such as science, art, or a cultural theme.

Unstructured Free Play: 

Children have free time to play, explore, and engage in activities of their choice, fostering creativity and independence.

Gratitude Circle: 

A reflective time to share experiences and express gratitude, promoting mindfulness and appreciation.

Goodbye and Pick up:

12:15-12:30 PM

details

2024-2025 calendar

The preschool semester runs from the week of September 15th, 2024 through the week of May 25th, 2025. 

Holiday Breaks:

  • Veterans Day: Monday, November 11

  • Thanksgiving Break: November 25-29

  • Winter Break: December 23 - January 3

  • Martin Luther King, Jr.: Monday, January 20

  • Spring Break: March 10-21

Programs

You can choose 1-3 days for your child attend from Monday to Friday.

NOTE: If this is your 3 year old's first year with us, we ask that you only enroll in 2 days maximum. program. Please reach out to lindsay@thewildschool.org if you would like more information.

registration fee

A $200 registration fee per program spot is required at the time of enrollment.

 

The registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable should you withdraw anytime after enrolling. If you withdraw from the program before the first month begins you can receive your first month's payment in a refund but NOT the registration fee. 

Locations

Katy

Cypress

Spring/Humble

Downtown Houston 

tuition

Installment plan

  • $189 a month for 1 day a week

  • $369 a month for 2 days a week

  • $540 a month for 3 days a week

  • After paying your $200 registration, you will be charged for your first payment on September 1st of $189 ((1 day/week) or $369 (2 days/week) or $540 (3 days a week). You will continue to be charged on the 1st of each month from October-May.

  • Payments automatically billed on the 1st of the month.

Pay in Full

  • Receive 15% Off if paying in the full semester 

  • $1445* for the full semester for 1 day a week

  • $2823* for the full semester for 2 days a week

  • $4129* for the full semester for 3 days a week

*Plus the $200 Registration fee

 

age groups

3-6 year olds

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