TUITION

● Tuition payments are to be made monthly, bi-weekly, semi monthly or weekly. Monthly
payments are due the first of each month, weekly payments are due Monday for that week of
care. A $10 late fee will be applied per day, after 5 days the child may not return to Ruby’s Little
GEMS CT LLC until payment is made in full.
● The Tuition schedule will not be altered for sick days or voluntary non-attendance. We require 2-
4 week notice for Family vacations we don't charge for the time children are out for family
vacation as long as 2-4 weeks notice has been given.
● All holidays have been calculated in advance and do not have any effect on the weekly tuition
rate

LATE FEES

Ruby’s little GEMS CT LLC is open Monday thru Friday from 7:30am to 5:30pm.
The tuition rate is based on the contracted hours listed above. There will be an additional fee of $10.00
every 30 minutes which will be due at pick up.

Parents Responsibilities

● Parents should supply Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC with 2 changes of
clothes. Please make sure the clothing is seasonable appropriate. All
clothing should be labeled in a ziplock bag
● Bottles (labeled)/ Sippy cups (labeled)

● All bedding and Blankets will be washed on a weekly basis
● All personal items should be labeled. This includes all coats, hats, and gloves
● Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC is not responsible for any lost, damaged or stolen personal property

● The parent or legal guardian of the child will sign the daily enrollment sheet upon arrival and
upon dismissal for the day. The child’s belongings will be organized and ready at pick up
● If the individual picking up the child is not recognized by the staff, a photo identification will be
required prior to release of the child. The photo ID will be matched to the registration
authorization provided by the parent on the registration form. No child will be released to any
individual who is not formally included on the registration information and without identification
to verify identity
● Once the parent signs the child out of Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC the parent is responsible for
the actions and behavior of their child
● The parent can call Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC anytime of the day to check in on their child,
either by phone or text

● Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC provides a nutritious morning and afternoon snack as well as lunch
to the children
● Parents are required to provide written notification of any food/dietary restrictions (i.e. lactose
intolerance, vegetarian diets, wheat free/gluten free diets) or allergies
● Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC will supply all bowls, plates, cups and utensils for the children.
Please label any special items brought from home with your child’s name to prevent loss
● Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC and staff will focus on developing healthy, well-balanced eating
habits.

The Daycare Clock

Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC will be closed for the following holidays:
● New Year’s Day
● Memorial Day
● Independence Day
● Labor Day
● Thanksgiving Day and the following Friday
● Christmas until January (closed for the week)

● Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC will also be closed for two weeks each calendar year, a week
between Christmas and New Year’s (National Holidays are not included as part of vacation), and
one week in August. The parents will receive advanced notice of these dates.
● At all times when Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC is closed it is the parent’s responsibility to find
alternative childcare

● Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC will follow the Stamford Public School delay/ closings for
inclement weather. Please tune to channel 12 news for information on weather closings unless
message received from Ruby’s Little GEMS CT LLC. The parent is responsible for normal
weekly tuition in the event of any closures
● In the event of an early closing due to weather, the daycare staff will contact the parent; the staff
will remain with the children until all have been picked up safely

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