Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Fees

Tuition and Fees
Each January, the Board of Trustees determines the tuition for the upcoming year. This is a list of the tuition amounts, by grade, for the 2018-2019 school year.

Beginners                       $27,170
Kindergarten $29,500
Grades 1, 2 $32,360
Grades 3, 4, 5 $35,100
Grades 6, 7, 8 $39,440

Additional Fees

Extended Day Program - Beginners and Kindergarten
Beginners & Kindergarten students can stay at school in the Extended Day Program until the afternoon dismissal on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. There is an annual fee of $1,550 per weekday. (For example, a student who goes to Extended Day every Monday throughout the year would pay $1,550. Another student who goes to Extended Day on Mondays and Thursdays would pay $2,800 for the year.) Students can also enroll in the Extended Day Program for one semester at half the annual fee: $775 per weekday. For Wednesdays and coverage beyond the afternoon dismissal, please see Afterschool below. Drop-in rates are also available.

Afterschool Program - Beginners through Grade 5
Afterschool allows children to stay at school beyond the afternoon dismissal until 6:00 PM for $1,715 per weekday for the full year, or $857.50 per weekday for one semester. Drop-in rates are also available.

Grades 6, 7, and 8
Our older students can stay in a supervised study hall any day after school at no charge.

On Wednesdays, students have an early dismissal to allow for faculty professional development. For Beginners through Grade 2 who stay from noon until 2:30 PM, the annual fee for Wednesday Afterschool is $1,550, or $775 for one semester. For Beginners through Grade 2 who stay from noon until 6:00 PM, the annual fee is for Wednesday Afterschool is $3,590, or $1,795 for a semester. For Grades 3 through 5, Afterschool coverage from 2:30-6:00 PM is a $2,040 annual fee, or $1,020 per semester.
Bus Program
Our bus program, partially subsidized by the school, runs six routes in the area. In the 2018-2019 school year, round trip bus transportation cost $2,800 annually (with discounts available for one-way rides, and families with multpile children). A student who receives financial aid will receive a discount on bus transportation that is reflective of their tuition discount.

Tutoring Program

Some of our students receive individual tutoring on campus for an additional fee, ranging from $82/40 minutes to $109/60 minutes. The cost of tutoring is discounted for families who receive financial aid.
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