Bethesda Cooperative Nursery School

The school playground - a National Wildlife Federation Certified Wildlife Habitat
Fish and Frogs classroom


Fish Class

 - Tuesday & Thursday 9:15-11:45    

 - Age 2 - (younger 2's)

 - Tuition: $260/month
 - Lead Teacher: Lakshmi Rallhabandi 


Frog Class

- Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:15-11:45

- Age 2 - (older 2's)

- Tuition: $375/month

- Lead teacher: Lakshmi Rallhabandi

Fireflies Class
- Monday-Thursday 9:30-12:00
- Age 3
- Tuition: $370/month
- Lead Teacher: Diana Hovannisyan

Caterpillars Class
- Monday-Friday 9:30-12:00
- Age 4
- Tuition: $400/month
- Lead teacher: Robbin Anapolle

To register for the two-year-old class children must turn two by September 1st of that year. To register for the three-year-old class children must turn three by September 1st of that year. To register for a four-year-old class children must turn four by September 1st of that year. Toilet training is not required for any class.


Students attend Music Together and JumpBunch class as activities during the school day in addition to theme-based teaching units including free play, projects, story time, songs, and outdoor time. An activity fee is charged for these programs. 

Music Together (musictogethermontgomery.comis an internationally based early childhood music program designed to engage children's natural musicality. The research-based curriculum is designed to encourage bonding between children and their caregivers. And research shows that music education benefits ALL learning and boosts self confidence.

JumpBunch ( is the leading national provider of mobile sports and fitness programs for children from toddlers to twelve-year-olds. JumpBunch is led by a former BCNS parent.