Admissions Process

Thank you for your interest in Nomura Preschool.  To apply, please see below:

Schedule a Tour

The first step in the application process is to contact our Admissions Director at:

Phone: 510-526-7847 ext 102;

Email:; or by

Clicking the “Schedule Tour” button on this website.

The Admissions Director will provide you with an overview of our program, gather information about your child, and schedule a tour for you to visit our campus.  During the tour, you will have the opportunity to see our classrooms, meet members of our staff, and learn more about our program.  Your child should accompany you on the tour.


After completing the tour, you will be provided with an online application to be completed and submitted along with a $100 non-refundable application fee.


Once received, we will review your Application for Admission.  Most applicants receive notification of acceptance within one week of applying.  Depending on age and availability, your child may be placed on the waiting list.  Your child’s acceptance letter will inform you of his or her class, start date, and tuition payment instructions.

Enrollment Contract & Deposit

Along with your acceptance letter, you will receive an invitation to submit an online Enrollment Contract and nonrefundable $260 enrollment fee to reserve your child’s space in class.  A Deposit, equal to one month’s tuition installment, will be due one month prior to your child’s expected start date.

Medical Packet

You will also receive a Registration Card, Medical Packet, and Parent/Student Handbook with your child’s acceptance letter.  Included in the Medical Packet are several forms from the State of California Community Care Licensing Department.  All forms need to be completed, signed, dated, and returned at least two weeks prior to your child’s start date.

Meet & Greet

After your child’s space is secured, our School Director will contact you to schedule a Meet & Greet with her and the teachers to make sure you and your child feel confident and ready for the first day!