Current families: Pay Tuition Online

Students who attend preschool on a tuition basis may attend either two, three or four half days per week. No classes are held on Friday. Students do not need to be toilet trained to attend program.

Tuition is as follows:

  • 2 half days a week: tuition per month $115 Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday
  • 3 half days a week: tuition per month $160 Any three days
  • 4 half days a week: tuition per month $195 Monday-Thursday


Please Complete Application and submit:

  1. $50 non refundable registration fee (cash or Check payable to "Mehlville Early Childhood)
  2. Your child's birth certificate (must be from the Bureau of Vital Statistics)
  3. Your child's updated immunization record (must be from the doctor's office)
  4. 2 proofs of residency (please see application)

*Families must be residents of the Mehlville School District.*


School Times & Location

Children must be three (3) years old before August 1 of the current school year to attend the AM Session. 

Children must be four (4) years old before August 1 of the current school year to attend the PM Session.

  AM Session   PM Session   
Forder 8:00-11:00 a.m. 12:00-3:00 p.m.
Hagemann 8:00-11:00 a.m. 12:00-3:00 p.m.
John Cary EC 8:15-11:15 a.m.
12:15-3:15 p.m.
Point 8:00-11:00 a.m.
12:00-3:00 p.m.
Beasley 8:15-11:15 a.m.
12:15-3:15 p.m.
Trautwein 8:00-11:00 a.m.
12:00-3:00 p.m.
Blades (will be added for the 2023-2024 school year) 8:15-11:15 a.m.
12:15-3:15 p.m.

*Special education services are offered to students who qualify by meeting state eligibility criteria. Individualized Education Plans (IEPs), listing goals and objectives, are written for each child. Services are determined by the IEP team. For more information about screening and evaluation call the preschool office at 314-467-5300.

Current Families: How to Pay Tuition

Mehlville Early Childhood parents can pay their school tuition by dropping off a check at the office or by paying online through RevTrak.

How to make an online tuition payment

1. Visit our RevTrak page.

2. Select “Early Childhood.”

3. Select the appropriate tuition amount (2-day, 3-day or 4-day tuition)

4. In the text box, enter your child’s first and last name, school location and tuition month. Click “Add to cart.”

5. Review your order and select “checkout.” The first time you pay through RevTrak you will be prompted to create an account.

Please note: Each online transaction is a one-time payment and you will be charged a convenience fee of 3.7% for each complete transaction that is made. If you would like to pay multiple months at a time, place the current month in your cart multiple times i.e. if you would like to pay 2 months, simply place the current monthly payment in your cart 2 times. In the details box, type in the months in which you are paying.

If you would like to continue to pay by cash or check, please mail or drop off your payment to the office at the John Cary Early Childhood Center, 3155 Koch Road, St. Louis, MO 63129.

The Mehlville School District strictly prohibits discrimination and harassment against employees, students or others on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or sex including pregnancy, sexual orientation, and gender identity and other characteristics protected by law. The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: contact Adam Smith at 314-467-5006 or [email protected].