How to Register
Registration for the 4K (4-5 year olds) Monday through Thursday class is coordinated by the Appleton Area School District. Please visit the AASD website for details.
Registration for the 3K (3-4 year olds) classes is held during late January/early February for the following school year. Siblings of past students are eligible to pre-register. Remaining spaces are open to the public on a first come, first served basis.
A non-refundable 3k registration fee is charged
Children enrolled for the first semester are automatically enrolled for the second semester.
CNS is a preschool and offers programs for 3-5 year old children. It does not offer a Day Care program or provide transportation.
3K Class Times:
We offer two sessions for our 3-year-olds.
Monday/Wednesday class (8:45am-11:15am)
Tuesday/Thursday class (8:45am-11:15am)
These classes are taught by Carrie Schuh and a teacher's aide. Mrs. Schuh has been a teacher at CNS since 1997.
Class sizes will be set at 12 children per class, and we will start a waitlist if classes fill during registration.
3K Tuition and Fees (3-4 year old classes):
2021-2022 tuition will be $475 per semester with a $30 supply fee per semester, and a one-time, non-refundable, registration fee of $75.
The $75 registration fee will be due within one week of receiving your class placement email in order to hold your child's spot.
Tuition is due at Open House and the first day of the second semester.
Health Exam & Immunizations:
CNS is a state licensed preschool and as such requires students to have a current health exam and to be up-to-date on immunizations, including the Varicella or Chicken Pox vaccine and the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV).
2021-2022 School Year 3K Registration Dates:
Registration for siblings of past students for the 3-year-old program will be held on Monday, February 1st, 2021, via an online Google form that will be sent in an email that morning by 6:00am. Registrations will be time-stamped as they come in.
Legacy families on our list have been contacted via email with 2021-2022 registration dates and information. If you haven't heard from us & think you're a legacy family, please email
Registration for new families for the 3-year-old program will be held on Thursday, February 4th, 2021 via an online Google form that can be accessed here on our website beginning at 5:45pm. Registrations will be time-stamped as they come in and classes will be filled in the order registration forms were time-stamped/received.
You will be notified by email of your child's class placement or waitlist status within 48 hours of submitting your Google form. The $75 registration fee will be due within one week of receiving your class placement email in order to hold your child's spot.
4k Class Times:
We offer an AM 4K session & a PM 4K session
Monday-Thursday: 8:30-11:45 am
Monday-Thursday: 12:20-3:35 pm
These classes are taught by Amy Dugan and a teacher's aide. Mrs. Dugan has been a teacher at CNS since 2010.
Fees for 4K (4-5 Year Olds) Classes:
AASD 4K Community Partner - $15 supply fee
2021-2022 School Year 4K Registration Dates:
Current CNS 3K students going into Appleton Area School District 4K Program: Priority Registration will be Tuesday, January 19 - 31, 2021 through the AASD website. Visit the AASD 4K website for more details.
Appleton Area School District 4K Open Enrollment: Open Registration begins February 1, 2021.