Your tuition covers the cost of the SPP Program, which is approximately 6 hours a day, 5 days a week, 10 months a year (180 days total). It does not cover the cost of before- and after-school care (any child care of services outside of the regular SPP program day) or the cost of child care in the summer when there is no SPP programming.
SPP tuition is paid directly to the City of Seattle. For additioanl services such as before/after care or summer programming, you will pay the provider. Payment can be made by: 1. Cash 2. Credit/debit cards 3. Automated Clearning House (ACH) directly from your checking account 4. Check For cash payments, please deliver to the City of Seattle's cashier located on the 4th floor of the Seattle Municpal Tower, 700 5th Ave., Seattle, WA 98124 Credit/debit cards can also be processsed at the City's cashier or by calling 206-684-7800 For ACH, please request a form to enroll by emailing SPPbilling@seattle.gov
The amount a family pays for tuition is based on household size and income. City staff will make the final decision about tuition and will let families know the amount prior to the beginning of school. You can estimate your tuition by using the calculator on the home page page.