Howard County Conservancy

Nature Preschool

The Conservancy is excited to be Howard County’s first Nature Preschool for ages 3-5, in mixed age group settings! Nature abounds with opportunities for our earliest learners.

Fall Enrollment Opening: March 25, 2021

Full-Day / Monday – Friday / 8:30 – 3:30 pm / Tuition $980 monthly

Half-Day  / Monday – Friday / 9 am – 12 pm / Tuition $480 monthly (pre-enrolment)

Optional Extended Care / Monday – Friday / 3:30 – 5:00 pm / Tuition $200 monthly

Location: Belmont Manor and Historic Park, Elkridge, MD

For examples of lessons and themes planned for our first month together view our “Rhythm of the Day” and “March Seasonal Focus” 

Enrollment: 12 spaces are available this fall. Enrollment is first come, first served and spaces are limited.

Family Open House!

Join us on April 10 or May 15, 9am-12pm. Come meet our teachers, explore our indoor and outdoor spaces and learn how nature is integrated into science, math, literacy and more! Register here for a 25 minute timeslot.

Scholarships for Families 

All children should be able to explore and learn from the natural world. Limited scholarship spaces are available for families demonstrating financial need. Currently, scholarships cover 50% of costs for the fall session. We hope to award two scholarships.