Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.'s)

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 Q: What ages does your center accommodate?

A: At our Willow Ave. location, children ages 6 weeks-3 year.  At our Washington Street location, children ages 6 weeks-4 years.

 Q: What are the ratios of children to teachers?

A: 6 weeks-18 months is 1:4; 19 months-2 ½ years is 1:6; 2 ½-4 years 1:10.  We also have several “floaters” and “helpers” in our center to assist in the classrooms.

 Q: When can I come in for a tour?

A: Tours are offered once we have a spot available; generally, tours will be offered 1-2 months prior to your desired start date.  We do not offer tours on a walk in basis due to our strict security policies.

 Q: Do you offer a sibling discount?

A: We offer a 25% tuition reduction off of the second child's tuition when siblings are enrolled full-time and simultaneously at HCA.

 Q: How long is your wait list?

A: Our wait list length varies from month to month (depending on when families are looking to enroll); we encourage all interested families to submit their wait list application as soon as possible.

 Q: How do I join your wait list?

A: Please review the information under the “Enrollment” tab on the homepage.

 Q: Do you offer part-time enrollment?

A: We have several part-time enrollment options available.  Please review the “Enrollment” tab on the homepage.

 Q: What are your hours of operation?

A: We are open 7am-7pm, Monday-Friday.

 Q: How many days during the year is  HCA closed?

A: We are closed for the 10 Federal Holidays and the day after Thanksgiving. 

 Q:What is the cost of tuition?

A: Please see “Tuition Prices” under the “Enrollment” tab.

 Q: How can I get more information about Hoboken Children’s Academy?

A: To speak with a member of our admissions team, please review the “Contact HCA” tab.